Regrettable that referendum bill failed in General Assembly [Letter]

I found your editorial "Referendum process should be in hands of people, not courts" very interesting.  You ask the two candidates for Howard County Executive to pledge their support for fixing the referendum process.  As one of the candidates for county executive, I was surprised that you did not include in your editorial my efforts during the most recent General Assembly session to protect the right to referendum.

In 2013, the Howard County Board of Elections (BOE) denied the FixHoCo referendum based upon a determination that the petition language was not a fair and accurate summary of the legislation being challenged.  It is important to note that FixHoCo...