Weiner gets Hard Time

September 26,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Former Democrat Rep. Anthony Weiner was sentenced Monday to 21 months in federal prison for sexting with a minor. In addition to the prison term, Weiner also was sentenced to three years of supervised release. Weiner, 53, who pleaded guilty last May to a single count of […]

By |September 26th, 2017|2017|4 Comments

The Bob Menendez trial: He may be a sleaze, but he’s our sleaze | Mulshine

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Updated on September 21, 2017 at 7:39 AM Posted on September 21, 2017 at 6:27 AM

By Paul Mulshine

Columnist, The Star-Ledger

On the drive up to Newark to view the trial of our senior senator on corruption charges, I heard a radio talker complain that the media are ignoring the proceedings because Bob […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Corruption Trial Witness Say Democrat Senator Menendez Lived large Dominican Republic

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September 19,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, according to a resort executive Andres Pichardo Rosenberg , Democrat Senator Menendez’s stays at the luxurious Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic gave him access to white-sand beaches, a marina filled with expensive yachts and five golf courses. The seven-acre gated community […]

By |September 19th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Getting these beauties visas was high on Menendez’s to-do list: aide

By Kaja Whitehouse

NEWARK, N.J. — Things to do for a busy US senator: “Cuba policy,” “Afghanistan” — getting a visa for a married pal’s Dominican bombshell girlfriend and her sister.

No way Menendez had enough reward points to pay for pricey Paris hotel: prosecutors

NEWARK, NJ — It would have taken 30 years for…
An ex-aide to Robert […]

By |September 12th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Why an N.J. trial could make American politics even crazier

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By James Pindell Globe Staff  September 08, 2017

Amid the news coverage of hurricanes and all things President Trump, one could be forgiven for barely noticing that a corruption trial involving a sitting US senator began in New Jersey this week. In a few months, however, it might be the biggest thing […]

By |September 11th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

When Is A Scandal Not A Scandal? When There’s A Democrat Involved

Corruption: A sitting U.S. Senator is currently on trial for bribery, and if he’s found guilty it could have major political ramifications. Haven’t heard about this case? That’s because the Senator in question is a Democrat.

A CNN story this week about the opening of the trial against New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez noted that “Democrats […]

By |September 10th, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

New York Times Mocked for omitting a very critical detail in Democratic Senator Bob Menendez Corruption article

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September 6,2017
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Ridgewood NJ, perhaps they forgot , but suddenly the New York Times omits party affiliation in article of ethically challenged New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez. The Times wrote a story that was 30 paragraphs and 1288 words yet amazingly the one word the was […]

By |September 6th, 2017|Bergen County|6 Comments

The Key Players Leaving the NJ Legislature

 

A sea change in New Jersey politics is coming next year, not only because Gov. Chris Christie will be leaving office, but because many prominent voices in the Legislature will be gone or are shuffling into other positions.

A string of departures announced this year in the Assembly and Senate and the death of state Sen. […]

By |September 2nd, 2017|Trenton|0 Comments

Federal Prosecutors Allege Menendez Took Bribes Since 2006

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August 31,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, according to federal prosecutors and court documents filed, Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez allegedly starting taking bribes from a wealthy donor Salomon Melgen shortly after he entered the Senate in 2006!

“The Government’s evidence at trial will demonstrate that, over time, the defendants’ bribery scheme […]

By |August 31st, 2017|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Pelosi Denounces Antifa Violence in Berkeley

Pelosi Statement Condemning Antifa Violence in Berkeley

August 31,2017

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Ridgewood NJ , Democrats finally begin to take antifa  violence seriously and start to distance them selves.

San Francisco,  Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement denouncing the violent protests carried out this weekend in Berkeley, California:

“Our democracy has no room for inciting violence […]

By |August 31st, 2017|2017|0 Comments