Weds., May 30 – In the News


EDUCATION
[D.C.] Public education philanthropist Eli Broad (rhymes with road) turns his attention to D.C. (WaPo, 5/30)

[D.C.] Activists begin effort to gather 20,000 signatures to force a referendum on Mayor Fenty’s school takeover legislation. (WaPo, 5/30)

HEALTH
[Md.] Lawmakers renew effort for health coverage (AP, 5/30) – Maryland has 750,000 residents without health insurance.