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February 7, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Council At-Large Candidates Discuss Recordation Tax During Debate

The recordation tax took center stage Wednesday during a debate between six candidates running for Montgomery County Council At-large in the upcoming election. Implemented in 2016, the Montgomery County Council voted unanimously to increase the recordation tax to help fund school construction costs and to assist low and moderate income households with rental assistance. Some […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Comments on Recordation Tax and Rent Control at County Council Candidates Forum

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about the 2016 increase in recordation tax and support for rent control. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital Area Association of […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Talks Council Oversight for Public Schools

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question on Council oversight of the public schools given the schools receive more than half of the County budget. The three organizations that hosted the forum were […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Discusses 2 School Issues – Overcrowding and Persistent Achievement Gap

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about what he would do to help ease school overcrowding and close the achievement gap. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Notes Priorities if Elected to the County Council

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about what their accomplishments will be if elected to the County Council. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors, […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Talks About Home Affordability for Millennials in the County

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about where young Millennials might locate in the County. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors, the Maryland […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Position on Fuel Energy Tax

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7.  Solomon responds to a question about his position on the fuel energy tax and its effect on residents and businesses. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital Area […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Position on Providing Tax Incentives to Amazon for Second Headquarters

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7.  Solomon responds to a question about his position on providing tax incentives to Amazon for locating their second headquarters in the County. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Talks About Montgomery County’s Business Climate

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about the recent perception that the County is not business friendly. The three organizations that hosted the forum were the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors, the […]

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February 7, 2018 | Staff Writer

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Steve Solomon (D) Talks About Traffic Congestion and Transportation Projects

Montgomery County Council At-Large candidate Steve Solomon fielded questions from members of three development groups at a forum held in Rockville on Feb. 7. Solomon responds to a question about traffic congestion and his position on current transportation projects like Bus Rapid Transit, Corridor Cities Transitway, and Purple Line. The three organizations that hosted the […]

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