1997: Nancy Grasmick, Howard "Pete" Rawlings and Walter Sondheim
Algerina Perna, Baltimore Sun
January 27, 1998
The biggest achievement of the 1997 legislative session was a landmark agreement to provide higher funding for Baltimore City schools in exchange for increased state oversight. The Sun recognized three people who made that happen: Walter Sondheim, Nancy Grasmick and Del. Howard "Pete" Rawlings.