Editorial: Maryland legislative round-up - Education funding edition

Democratic lawmakers raised the education funding stakes Thursday, when they lobbed a $2.6 billion sales tax hike smack into the middle of the discussion on how to pay for reforms recommended from the state’s Kirwan Commission. And it was about time. There is simply no way the other revenue-raising efforts being considered in Annapolis were going to cover the $4 billion annual bill Kirwan will require after full implementation in a decade. (Balt. Sun)

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