Category: Jack Kemp

Jack Kemp, 1935-2009

5 May, 2009 (10:17) | Biography, HUD, Jack Kemp, Obituary, US News |

Restlessness defined Jack Kemp.  So did innovation, particularly on behalf of the underdog.  And feistiness.  (His life is detailed in this New York Times obituary.)   After graduating from a Division III college, normally an athletic platform roughly equivalent to MIT’s, he made it into professional football with the upstart American Football League.  Despite being […]