The Post's Frederic Dicker says Shelly Silver is fuming over Governor Paterson's wholesale indictment of the Legislature for failing to deal forcefully with the state's budget crisis. A source told Dicker Silver has already decided to back Andrew Cuomo for governor:
"Yes, I'm critical that the governor is being critical of the
Legislature and not being practical about what just happened," the
Manhattan-based, normally tight-lipped Silver told The Post. "I'm also being critical that the governor is not distinguishing between the Assembly and the Senate."
A look at the two families reeling, after the murder of 18-year old Nelson Pena on Hester Street late last month.
Education Notes Online has plenty to say about yesterday's New York Times piece looking at the close ties (financial and otherwise) between hedge fund managers and charter schools.
Charter school operators in other states are lobbying NYS to raise the charter school cap.
Serious Eats has an enthusiastic endorsement of the Doughnut Plant's holiday creations.