Getty Images photo by Hiroko Masuike
January 25, 2009
Senator-designate Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton attend a lunch meeting with New York Gov. David A. Paterson and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer at the Waldorf- Astoria Hotel on Sunday. Paterson appointed Gillibrand to the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Clinton on Friday in Albany, N.Y. Gillibrand is expected to be sworn in this week to serve in the U.S. Senate.