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Maryland is all tax and no budget cut

The Sun's editorial board just does not get it ("Neuman's reckless veto," April 30).

Maryland has been taxed to the hilt in the last seven years. There is nothing left to give. There have been 37 tax and fee increases. That is a failure of leadership here in Maryland.

Constantly crowing about making budget cuts that never occurred is a failure of leadership.

Perhaps, The Sun should stop pushing its progressive agenda and start being objective when it comes to the tax-and-spend ways of Annapolis.

How is one supposed to afford to live in this state after seven years of Gov. Martin O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown?

John Jackson, Baltimore

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