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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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  • Paterson: Gillibrand first, Ford second

     
    by Mark Silva It's been one of those years for New York Gov. David Paterson, who replaced the disgraced former governor of New York, Eliot Spitzer, who was cavorting with call girls. First the White House tries to talk Paterson......
  • Scott Brown wake-up: Could Democrats lose the Senate?

     
    The prospect of a little-known Republican state legislator besting the Democratic establishment in liberal Massachusetts was considered unlikely as recently as a month ago. Then Tuesday night Scott Brown walloped Martha Coakley in the bluest state in...
  • Senate's vulnerable Democratic majority

     
    by Mark Silva With Republicans courting Rep. Mike Pence of Indiana to run against Sen. Evan Bayh, analysts are starting to count how many Democratic seats might be lost this fall. "In fact, it is likely that the Republicans will......
  • Obama's back: A roundup of gatecrashers, polls, pols and wild horses

     
    Catching up: The president and his family are back in the White House recovering from their Hawaii beachfront vacation. Just in time to issue a proclamation for National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. So the capital's political news...
  • 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......
  • Paterson on Gillibrand: Text

     
    Paterson's statement introducing Kirsten Gillibrand is after the jump, with her biography appended.......
  • Obama on Gillibrand: Great choice!!!

     
    Obama was put on hold during the Gillibrand announcement, then had to call back to speak to her. He issues an enthusiastic statement: "Governor Paterson made a wonderful choice in appointing Kirsten Gillibrand to fill Secretary Clinton???s seat in......
  • McCarthy: Not listening, so far

     
    At least for now, Carolyn McCarthy isn't taking Chuck Schumer's advice. Despite being urged by Schumer yesterday to lay off Kirsten Gillibrand and respect Paterson's pick, McCarthy was on Fox and Friends this morning, pledging to primary Gillibrand in...
  • Schumer: Who was he for? Who was he against?

     
    Suddenly, now that Kirsten Gillibrand is the choice, everyone seems to know that Chuck Schumer was the power behind Kirsten Gillibrand. Except, no one was saying that 48 hours ago, when we didn't know if Gillibrand was the choice.......
  • Paterson: Live Webcast

     
    If you're interested in watching the ceremony to introduce Kirsten Gillibrand -- which could be quite a show, given the history, the presence of some disappointed rivals, and the fact that it's the first live availability of Paterson since he......
  • Gillibrand: Immigration issues?

     
    In addition to supporting Bush's FISA legislation, Bush's tax cuts, and Iraq War funding, another key flashpoint on the left for Kirsten Gillibrand is immigration. She's supported an enforcement-oriented approach to immigration -- not necessarily...