Our state government reporter, Kate Alexander, has a story about the potential efforts to take a transgender rights bill to referendum. In 2012, Lee opined on an effort to gut referendum rights. (Update: The bill didn’t make it out of committee.)
Every 10 years, states must redraw the boundaries of political jurisdictions. Here’s Lee’s take on the process.
No one is fearing the turtle in the NCAA tournament, but Lee provides some unique history on the University of Maryland in his 2011 column: Fear the Turtle.
With an election coming up, someone will be talking about dirty tricks. Here’s Lee’s 2011 column about robocalls sent out during the 2010 election.
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett recently released his fiscal 2015 budget, with a lot a concern over his decision to fund the school system above “maintenance of effort.” Here’s Lee’s crash course on the history of the state’s school funding law.