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Police upset at Montgomery County budget cuts

Montgomery County Police feel that budget cuts hurt police more than anyone else in the county. Walter Bader, with Police Union FOP Lodge #35, complains that police are having to do less with more, and will be furloughed while school employees will not.

Tags: Montgomery County Police Department , Montgomery County Council , Walter Bader , Dr. Jerry Weast , ike leggett , Educational Facilities Officers , Joseph Lowery , James Hubert High School , Springbrook High School , Nancy Floreen , Kate Ryan

Thursday - 05/27/2010, 11:24pm EDT

Montgomery County cuts have everyone wincing

The Montgomery County Council has been saying for months the 2011 budget would have everyone feeling the pain. That assessment appears to be right on the money.

Tags: Montgomery County Council , layoffs , furloughs , ambulance fees , libraries , Nancy Floreen , Maryland General Assembly , teacher pension , Montgomery County Public Schools , Dr. Jerry Weast , phil andrews , Mike Knapp , Kate Ryan

Thursday - 05/27/2010, 10:52pm EDT

Frederick Sheriff: Training cutbacks save money

Sheriff Chuck Jenkins, who is seeking re-election, said he has saved money by eliminating the training of new recruits at the Frederick County training academy on Reichs Ford Road

Tags: Frederick County Sheriff's Office , Chuck Jenkins , Karl Bickel , Police training ,

Sunday - 05/23/2010, 11:47am EDT

Bill could set D.C. gas tax at 9th highest in nation

D.C. councilman Jim Graham has introduced a bill that would raise the city's gas tax by 10 cents in order to fund Metro's daily costs.

Tags: gas tax , Jim Graham , Metro ,

Wednesday - 04/21/2010, 06:58am EDT

Frederick County School Board, Commissioners still doing budget dance

Board of Education members met Tuesday with the Board of County Commissioners to discuss a number of fallout budget issues caused by the economic recession

Tags: schools , Frederick County School Board , Frederick County Commissioners , Jan Gardner , Linda Burgee

Wednesday - 04/21/2010, 11:12am EDT

Frederick city employee layoffs rankle public

Dissatisfaction with layoffs of city employees marred the Frederick Board of Aldermen's budget workshop Tuesday.

Tags: Frederick Board of Aldermen , layoffs , jobs , Stephanie Davis Ambush , Carol Krimm , Frederick News-Post

Wednesday - 04/21/2010, 12:15pm EDT

FY2011: Federal Workers are the New Fat Cats

Federal workers, receiving even modest pay increases at a time when many Americans are just trying to hold on to their jobs, now fall into the category of high income earners.

Tags: Lurita Doan , fat cats , Obama administration , Green Book , Earned Income Credit , estate tax , Steny Hoyer , FY 2011 budget ,

Monday - 02/08/2010, 03:15pm EST
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President Obama and the 2010 State of the Union

If federal workers listen closely to the State of the Union address, they can get a good sense of what agency priorities are going to be for the upcoming year.

Tags: Lurita Doan , Barack Obama , 111th Congress , State of the Union , ARRA , healthcare reform , fiscal commission , Waxman-Markey , Iraq , Afghanistan , Haiti ,

Monday - 01/25/2010, 11:40am EST
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Institutionalizing Budget Cuts

Cutting and trimming without really making a difference

Tags: Obama , OMB , Peter Orszag

Monday - 05/11/2009, 10:38am EDT
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