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State Sen. Rob Garagiola doesn't support gas tax

State Sen. Rob Garagiola says he doesn't support Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposal to apply Maryland's 6-percent sales tax to gasoline purchases.

Thursday - 02/16/2012, 11:29am EST

Tags: Rob Garagiola, cherry blossom festival parade

Gas prices take bigger chunk out of monthly budgets

If you're sitting around the kitchen table trying to figure out what's busting your budget this month, take a look at your gas receipts.

Tuesday - 02/14/2012, 05:02am EST

Tags: AAA Mid-Atlantic, Hank Silverberg, gas prices

Md. comptroller: State gas tax a 'punch in the gut'

During a roundtable meeting in Annapolis, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot took a hard line against the plan, which the governor first unveiled on WTOP. O'Malley's proposal would phase in a 6 percent sales tax in addition to the gas tax over three years.

Tuesday - 02/07/2012, 03:30pm EST

Tags: Peter Franchot, Yael Shahar, Martin OMalley

O'Malley proposes tying gas to sales tax, to alter traffic woes

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is a guest on WTOP's "Ask the Governor" program.

Monday - 01/30/2012, 12:55pm EST

Tags: Download Tax, Martin O


Funding transportation: Gas tax vs. tolls

A new report says the easiest way to raise more money to fix crumbling roads and bridges and aging transit systems is to make drivers pay at the pump.

Thursday - 01/26/2012, 06:29am EST

Tags: Adam Tuss, gas, COG, tolls

Md. residents weigh in on gas tax

WTOP's Kate Ryan reports.

Monday - 01/16/2012, 07:01am EST

Tags: kate ryan, Maryland General Assembly,


Va. delegate proposes increase to state gas tax

In an effort to raise revenues, and plug the $1 billion plus budget shortfall, one Virginia state delegate is proposing a move that hasn't been made in 26 years.

Sunday - 01/08/2012, 05:14pm EST

Tags: scott surovell,

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