Expert Panel To Dissect The Maryland Budget

Source: Calvert Institute

Calvert Institute for Policy Research, Inc and Maryland FREE (Maryland Foundation for Research & Economic Education) are presenting a panel discussion on Maryland's budget on Tuesday, January 6, 2004, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Francis Scott Key Auditorium, St.John's College, Annapolis.

Featured participants include William S.Ratchford, who was director of the state's Department of Fiscal Services from 1974-1997; Nancy K. Kopp, Maryland State Treasurer since 2002 and member of the House of Delegates from 1975-2002; and Robert R. Neall, who served in the Maryland State Senate from 1996-2003 and in the House of Delegates from 1975-87 (and was Anne Arundel County Executive from 1990-94).

George W. Liebmann, Esq. of the Calvert Institute will moderate the program, which will be divided into six one-hour segments, three in the morning and three in the afternoon, covering the following topics:

Cost for the day's events is $35 in advance with preferred seating, $40 at door. Fax reservations to 410-539-3126, for more information email mbrg@erols.com, or mail registration info and check (payable to Maryland FREE) to: Maryland Free, 10 Light Street, Suite 300B, Baltimore, MD 21202. Include name, affiliation or company, address, daytime phone, and email.

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This story was published on December 29, 2003.