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Senate KO's DC Voucher Program (Who Noted Nay?) by anthony.stasi
Mar 15, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Score one for typical Washington politics. The Washington DC vouchers program was defeated in the senate last week by a 58-39 vote. Last week I wrote about how important this program was to kids on the lower economic scale. I know that I benefitted from a school where education was a priority and...
St. John's in the Big East Tournament by NigelC
Mar 11, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
(13) St. John's vs (5) Marquette *FINAL: MARQUETTE 74, ST. JOHN'S 45* That's all folks. Marquette advances to face Villanova. The Red Storm were led in scoring by DJ Kennedy with 11. Off to the presser! Thanks for sticking around! Boothe hits perhaps the last 3 of the season. Roberts with a steal...
When Good Policy Meets Politics by anthony.stasi
Mar 08, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
When Good Policy Falls Due to Politics Anthony Stasi Most students of good government policy look at school vouchers programs with a degree of skepticism. Vouchers that would allow a student to attend a private institution can make civil libertarians worry that government money might fund a relig...
DGVA_ODU_HU.jpg Jenkins, Hofstra Fall Just Short In CAA Quarterfinals by jjwagner
Mar 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 03/07/09 OLD DOMINION 52, HOFSTRA 51 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 21-11, 12-8 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: 5th CAA TOURNAMENT: CAA Quaterfinals JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.7 pts, 4.8 reb, 4.3 ast, 3.3 to —————————————————————— If this was indeed the final game of the 2008-09 H...
Jenkins Leads Hofstra To CAA Quarterfinals by jjwagner
Mar 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— WED 03/06/09 HOFSTRA 79, NORTH CAROLINA-WILMINGTON 66 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 21-10, 12-7 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: 5th CAA TOURNAMENT: CAA Quaterfinals JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.4 pts, 4.7 reb, 4.4 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— As a freshman, Charles Jenkins felt a...
Deja Two… #22 Named To CAA First Team, Makes 2 Honors For 2 Straight Weeks by jjwagner
Mar 05, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Charles Jenkins’ uniform number 22 seems to fit him very well, especially lately. Hofstra’s star sophomore guard, wearing TWO-TWO, excelling at the TWO (shooting guard primarily, with some One, point guard, mixed in), in Year TWO (of his college career), won TWO prestigious awards, in each of the...
Jenkins Earns CAA Player Of The Week… Again by jjwagner
Mar 02, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the 2008-09 Hofstra Men’s Basketball regular season is done, the Pride knows that it will go as far as its best player, Super Sophomore Charles Jenkins, will take it. Notice to the rest of the CAA for the upcoming CAA Tournament in Richmond, VA next weekend: Jenkins might be peaking at j...
89CK_Jenkins_1.jpg Game 30: Selfless Jenkins Celebrates 20th Birthday in Grand Style by jjwagner
Feb 28, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 02/28/09 HOFSTRA 88, NORTH CAROLINA-WILMINGTON 81 (OT) HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 20-10, 11-7 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: 5th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.2 pts, 4.8 reb, 4.2 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— They grow up so fast. In Charles Jenkins’ case, his game has matu...
CHSAA Brooklyn/Queens Playoffs by NigelC
Feb 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday: Girl's Championship *(1) Christ the King vs (2) Mary Louis Academy* _Christ the King wins 67-53_ For the second time in as many days, Christ the King celebrated a B/Q championship. This time, it was the ladies who clamped down and wore out their opponent en route to a title. The Christ ...
Game 29: Hofstra Routed, Misses Big Opportunity by jjwagner
Feb 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— WED 02/25/09 GEORGIA STATE 76, HOFSTRA 55 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 19-10, 10-6 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 5th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 18.6 pts, 4.8 reb, 4.1 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— For many less-than-hardcore college basketball fans who believe the regul...