That Mr. Huff lost his re-election bid in the Republican primary earlier this year contributes to those misgivings, particularly as the candidate who defeated him, Del. A. Wade Kach, opposes it, as does Laurie Taylor-Mitchell, the Democratic nominee in District 3. So what's the rush? We don't see any reason for the current council to move quickly, particularly given the county executive's promise to veto the bill should it pass the council in its current form.