Governor O’Malley finally introduced his transportation funding plan for the 2013 General Assembly late Monday March 4th. Shamefully O’Malley recycled last year’s proposal, a massive 6% sales tax hike on gasoline that will hit middle class Marylanders hard. His bill included 3 new caveats. The sales tax would be phased in by 2% every year [...]
I have good news and bad news for you. The good news: a new Washington Post poll shows that Senate President Mike Miller has failed to garner public support for his massive gas tax hike. Only 26% of Marylanders support Miller’s proposal– which is the same amount of support a gas tax hike received in a poll [...]
Senator Mike Miller is trying to convince Maryland drivers that in exchange for an over 50% tax hike on gas he will place a Constitutional amendment that would prevent money from being transferred out of the Transportation Trust Fund (TTF). Miller claims that there would be enough money available to build and fix our highway [...]
To: The Honorable Senator Edward Kasemeyer, Chairman Senate Budget and Taxation Committee, Nathaniel J. McFadden Vice-Chair, Committee Members From: Americans for Prosperity Maryland Subject: Public Testimony – Senate Bill 829 Date: February 20th, 2013 Chairman Kasemeyer and Committee Members, On behalf of over 42,000 Americans for Prosperity Maryland’s members we come in support with amendments [...]
It's just shameful that Mike Miller, the President of the Maryland Senate, seems to be buying votes instead putting all of your gas tax dollars towards fixing roads. The only way we can stop the gas tax is to get every Marylander to call and email their elected officials...