A MILLENNIAL’S TAKE ON ABORTION

With the ascent of Donald Trump to the presidency, the subsequent Women’s March on Washington, and the upcoming March for Life, there’s been no shortage of social issues brought to our daily attention by the media. Naturally, one of the big ones is abortion. As a millennial less...
Posted On Jan 28 2017

Congers Resident Peter Bradley Responds To Comments Made By Legislator Wieder

To: Editor Of Rockland Voice From: Peter Bradley, Congers resident When Do They Stop? When Do We Begin? At a recent Rockland County Legislative meeting, Legislators Aron Wieder and Ilan Schoenberger decided to launch into an extended attack on my character.  This attack was made...
Posted On Jan 23 2017

Clarkstown Begins Process To Draw Election Wards

On Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. the Town of Clarkstown will hold a Workshop Meeting during which there will be a presentation by the Skyline Consulting Firm on the setting up of a Ward System  for Clarkstown. The firm will provide an explanation of the process and...

Those Who Fail To Learn From History Are Doomed To Repeat It

” Those Who Fail to Learn from History are DOOMED TO REPEAT IT” By Legislator Lon Hofstein Minority Leader – Rockland County Legislature Just a few short years ago, this county was on the verge of financial ruin. A new administration at the County Executive...
Posted On Dec 18 2016

Rockland Election Analysis – The State Assembly And State Senate Races.

Dear Editor: On Election Day, voters in Rockland weren’t just choosing a President. Among the many other races on the ballot were elections for State Senate and State Assembly. Thanks to the gerrymandering of New York State legislative districts, Rockland is divided between two...
Posted On Dec 14 2016

A Nation Divided? – How Rockland County Voted

  A Nation Divided – How Rockland County Voted By Elijah Reichlin-Melnick https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-l05s2o26AnWUdlVXczLUlnbmc/view Dear Editor: Election Day 2016 revealed a nation divided. Hillary Clinton won about 1.5 million votes more than Trump, b...
Posted On Nov 21 2016

Slander, Riots and “Hamilton”:  2016 Year of the Crybabies

President Elect Trump’s administration will be a successful presidency for the same reason he won in the first place.  The American people came out in swarms from every quarter to elect him. Trump won over 30% of the Latino Vote, over 20% of the Black vote, over 70% of the...
Posted On Nov 20 2016

Top Intelligence Chief Admits Hillary’s Unsecured Server Easy Target

In this interview between Director James Clapper and Charlie Rose, they touched on U.S. / Russia relations and the allegations about “hacking” and “threat to impact U.S. elections.” The implication are abundantly clear far beyond the notion of interfering...
Posted On Oct 31 2016

Reducing the Tax Burden On Clarkstown Families and Preserving Their Quality of Life

To: The Editors Of Rockland Voice From: Councilwoman Adrienne Carey Subject: Reducing the Tax Burden On Clarkstown Families and Preserving Their Quality of Life Wow! A zero percent (0%) property tax increase for Clarkstown next year! It almost doesn’t sound real, but as a...
Posted On Oct 23 2016

Dear Ramapo: We Need To Talk!

  Dear Ramapo: We need to talk! We’ve been together a long time now. We started out together with so much in common and love in our hearts towards one another. However, there can be no denying that lately we’ve been drifting apart in our political marriage. It...
Posted On Sep 17 2016