Andrew Kleine

Andrew Kleine was budget director for the City of Baltimore from 2008–2018. He is the author of City on the Line: How Baltimore Transformed Its Budget to Beat the Great Recession and Deliver Outcomes (Rowman & Littlefield). Information about the book is available at

More from Andrew Kleine

  • County News

    We Interrupt This Budget

    If your county’s annual budget process reminds you of watching reruns of “Gilligan’s Island” — a bunch of smart people stuck on the same pile of sand who just keep missing the boat — maybe it’s time to change the channel.