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Kirsten Gillibrand

Kirsten Gillibrand
Kirsten Gillibrand is the junior senator from New York. Born in December 1966, Gillibrand was named on January 23, 2009 to fill Hillary Clinton's empty Senate seat.

Gillibrand represented New York's 20th congressional district from 2007 until her selection. She was born in Albany and attended Dartmouth College and UCLA.

She is in the Special Committee on Aging, Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, Committee on Environment and Public Works and Committee on Foreign Relations.
Kirsten Gillibrand is the junior senator from New York. Born in December 1966, Gillibrand was named on January 23, 2009 to fill Hillary Clinton's empty Senate seat.

Gillibrand represented New York's 20th congressional district from 2007 until her selection. She was born in Albany and attended Dartmouth College and UCLA.

She is in the Special Committee on Aging, Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, Committee on Environment and Public Works and Committee on Foreign Relations.
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  • Democratic Heavy Hitters Show Up at Rangel Party

    Democratic Heavy Hitters Show Up at Rangel Party
    The top Democrats in New York State turned out tonight for embattled, U.S. Congressman, Charles Rangel, showing up at his annual "birthday" fundraiser, held at the Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue. U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and KIrsten Gillibrand, along...
  • Gov. Paterson Kicks Off Campaign At Hofstra U.

    Gov. Paterson Kicks Off Campaign At Hofstra U.
    David Paterson launched his campaign for a full four-year term as New York's governor Saturday with a combative campaign speech that mocked recent reports about his job performance and personal life. "After all you have heard, there's one rumor I will...
  • Christmas Miracle In The Offing

    Christmas Miracle In The Offing
    There may be a Christmas miracle in the offing for 9/11 First Responders who volunteered at Ground Zero on Sept. 11, only to develop life-threatening illnesses. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Sunday that there's now enough...
  • Bloomberg Urges Congress To Pass the 9/11 Healthcare Bill

    Bloomberg Urges Congress To Pass the 9/11 Healthcare Bill
    The battle continues on Capital Hill where families of 9/11 first responders are still trying to convince Washington to give them a help out. They're hoping the 9/11 James Zadroga Bill will pass in time for Christmas. The bill will provide much needed...
  • $4.2 billion aid, health care package for 9/11 victims, responders called 'Christmas miracle'

    $4.2 billion aid, health care package for 9/11 victims, responders called 'Christmas miracle'
    It was called a "Christmas miracle," but a last-minute compromise by Congress will provide a smaller aid package than originally envisioned to help victims of the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center and the responders sickened as they worked in...
  • Ground zero workers celebrate political victory at WTC site, but some ask if bill is enough

    Ground zero workers celebrate political victory at WTC site, but some ask if bill is enough
    The politicians who wrangled a last-minute compromise bill giving 9/11 survivors and responders with five more years of health care and billions of dollars in compensation gathered at the World Trade Center site Thursday to declare a patriotic victory,...
  • Kennedy, no, Cuomo, no -- Gillibrand

     
    by Mark Silva Kirsten Gillibrand. You know, that Kirsten Gillibrand - the second-term congresswoman from upstate New York. The governor has chosen her to fill the Senate seat of former U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton, whom President Barack Obama has made......
  • Gillibrand: Have problem, change position, hire operative

     
    What a new Senator we have!!! Kirsten Gillibrand had potential problems with the gay community, because she refused to sponsor legislation ending Don't Ask Don't Tell and such. So, on the night she was picked by Paterson, she called......
  • Emily's List: Endorses Gillibrand

     
    Emily's List endorses Kirsten Gillibrand in an endorsement that shows how stupid endorsements can be. From Ellen Malcolm, a big Hillary supporter: "EMILY???s List is proud to endorse Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ??? a great advocate for women and families.....
  • Gillibrand's Corning roots: "Unquenchable rumors"

     
    Paul Grondahl, conscientious biographer of the late powerful Albany mayor Erastus Corning II, addresses here the speculation about intimate relationships in the forebears of U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, and Michael Barone of U.S. News said Grondahl "gets...
  • Ten for Wednesday: Sen. Kirsten

     
    Kirsten Gillibrand was sworn in as U.S. senator for New York Tuesday. She faced an early flap over immigration, as Latino legislators first scheduled and then cancelled a press conference to attack her as a xenophobe. Gillibrand may look......