Yes, It’s Possible to Hack the Election

By RICHARD CLARKE

NEWS ANALYSIS — Aug 19, 2016, 10:25 AM ET

After reports of alleged Russian hacking into Democratic Party computer networks, some commentators have suggested that the Russians could hack the results of the U.S. elections. Other analysts have, well before this year’s campaign, suggested that election results in the U.S. could be electronically manipulated, […]

By |August 19th, 2016|2016|1 Comment

Aronsohn Floods Ridgewood League of Women Voters with Cronies and Political Hacks

August 18,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the ex mayor Paul Aronsohn and his cronies have flooded the membership of the Ridgewood League of Women Voters. According to their website the League of Women Voters is a non-partisan political organization encourages the active and informed participation of citizens in government and influences public policy […]

By |August 18th, 2016|village of ridgewood|19 Comments

N.J. election watchdog agency kept on sidelines

file photo Dana Glazer

The watchdog agency that regulates political campaigns and lobbyists in New Jersey has lost some of its bite this year, as vacancies on its board of commissioners have kept it from holding meetings and punishing offenders. Salvador Rizzo, The RecordRead more

By |August 15th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

Are we witnessing the birth of a Revolution?

A historian explains the key markings of revolution. It’s a description worth reading.
Jon Miltimore | August 2, 2016

The Modern Era was born with a revolution. So begins Jacques Barzun’s seminal history, From Dawn to Decadence.

Martin Luther might not have intended to ignite a revolution when he pounded his 95 theses into the door of Wittenberg’s […]

By |August 15th, 2016|2016|2 Comments

Democrat anxiety hangs over Clinton

By Alexander Bolton – 07/29/16 01:37 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA — Democrats are worried about Hillary Clinton’s inability to separate herself fromDonald Trump in the polls, even after what they believe was a largely successful convention that represented a real step toward party unity.

Clinton is hoping for a big post-convention boost, but the reality right now is […]

By |July 30th, 2016|2016|1 Comment

Trump Takes the Prize

A copy of Donald Trump’s speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night appears to be circulating ahead of his address.

Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Together, we will lead our party back to the White House, and we will lead […]

By |July 22nd, 2016|2016|0 Comments

You’ll be shocked at how much political cash will flood into N.J. this year

 

Don’t be fooled by the idling heat of summer, New Jersey: A blizzard is coming. And it’s one that will bury the state in accumulating drifts of political campaign cash never seen before. Claude Brodesser-Akner, NJ.com Read more

By |July 14th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

How the World Fell Out of Love with Obama

In countries key to the president’s legacy, people express profound disappointment in a man from whom they expected great things.

By NAHAL TOOSI

Back in 2008, the same qualities in the 47-year-old senator from Illinois that excited U.S. voters enthralled people around the globe. He was a fresh face and a compelling orator. He had spent his […]

By |July 10th, 2016|2016|1 Comment

Here’s the hourly wage you’d need to afford a 2-bedroom rental in every state in 2016

Filed by April Lavalle | May 27, 2016 @ 12:48pm

New Jersey is $26.52 per hour , New York is $26.69 , Connecticut is $24.72 , Pennsylvania is $18.27

The National Low Income Housing Coalition has released their yearly findings on what hourly wage an American needs to make in order to rent a two-bedroom unit in […]

By |July 10th, 2016|Ridgewood Real estate|0 Comments

Trump Takes Lead 43%, Clinton 39%

June 30,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, According to Rasmussen the tables have turned in this week’s White House Watch. After trailing Hillary Clinton by five points for the prior two weeks, Donald Trump has now taken a four-point lead.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey of Likely U.S. Voters finds Trump […]

By |June 30th, 2016|2016|4 Comments