Since more Jews live on the East Side, it is expected that not all will enjoy the same financial status. It is no longer exclusive. As far as the future, absolutely unpredictable. Who ever expected to see the change that is occurring? That many Orthodox establishments in Manhattan in 2012? Regarding the political inclinations, Orthodox Jews tend to support the Party whose President is pro-Israel. Presently, it is turning Republican.
Bennett, Deri expected to resign from Knesset, remain in cabinet under new 'Norwegian Law’ (Haaretz)
from the article: Jews in New York City: There goes the neighborhood?