Comptroller to Promote Shop MD Energy Weekend in Silver Spring

On Friday, Montgomery Blair HS students will hear Mr. Franchot talk about financial literacy and serving in elected office


Comptroller Peter Franchot


The Comptroller will spend Friday morning in Silver Spring, starting by speaking with a group of social studies classes at Montgomery Blair High School. He will detail his responsibilities as Comptroller and stress the importance of financial literacy before taking questions from students.

Next, Mr. Franchot will hold a news conference at Nolan's Apache Appliance to promote SHOP MD Energy Tax Free weekend coming up Feb. 16-18, 2019. This annual initiative offers taxpayers an opportunity to purchase qualifying ENERGY STAR appliances without paying the 6 percent state sales tax.


Friday, February 8, 2019


10 a.m.
Montgomery Blair HS
51 University Blvd. E
Silver Spring, MD 20901

11:15 a.m.
Nolan's Apache Appliance
13866 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20906


Alan Brody:
410-260-6346 (office); 443-924-1473 (mobile)