(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)
Arelis R. Hernández
County Executive Rushern L. Baker III says he will not pursue legal action against Council budget
Aaron C. Davis
House GOP on Wednesday could upend many policies prized by D.C. Democrats.
Funding levels for the IRS provided in a spending bill would have dire consequences, the Obama administration has said.
(Morry Gash / AP)
The governor, a potential GOP presidential candidate, has taken three foreign trips this year funded by taxpayers — giving Democrats an opportunity to accuse him of spending while preaching budget frugality.
(Mark Gail / For The Washington Post)
Unless the move is challenged in court, the property tax rate will increase 4 percent on July 1.
Current and former county officials say impasse over property tax hikes is unprecedented.
Officials say Prince George’s Council was barred from slashing budget proposal. Council strongly disagrees.
A House subcommittee approves reduced funding for the IRS over objections from Democrats who said the loss in tax revenue will be far greater than the savings.
A $7 billion appropriation appears headed for court as the city tries to stop Congress’s proposed changes.
Measure meanwhile seeks to get more service out of the Internal Revenue Service.