Hogan budget would cut state worker pay, city school aid
by Michael Dresser & Erin Cox, Baltimore Sun
... Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III expressed relief that an anticipated $30 million for a new hospital in his county was kept in the budget. But he said the $19 million impact of the geographic index cut there would be a blow atop the $114 million revenue shortfall Prince George's faces next year.Note that Baker will have three "Budget Listening Sessions" over the next few weeks:
"This will exacerbate the problems. There will not be an answer for making up that gap," Baker said. ...
Sessions Schedules & Information
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:00 PM
Oxon Hill High School
6701 Leyte Drive, Oxon Hill, Maryland
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 7:00 PM
Prince George’s Community College
Renne Forum, 301 Largo Road
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Thursday, February 12, 2015 7:00 PM
Laurel High School
Spartan Hall, 8000 Cherry Lane
How Do I Register to Testify?
People who are interested in testifying must pre-register on the County website or by calling 301-952-4547 / 301-985-3894 TDD Monday thru Friday 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per presenter and one speaker per organization.
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