What a difference a year makes. Twelve months ago, the state government was so awash in money that Gov. Wes Moore and state lawmakers were able to sock away hundreds of millions of dollars in savings and for future education and transportation needs. But what was once a surplus has turned into a deficit, forcing leaders in Annapolis to make difficult decisions about how to make the math work.
Gov. Moore, lawmakers face tough financial choices as they begin writing budget
January 16, 2024