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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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  • Legis. Cooper's Senate exploratory Web site is up

     
    With Rep. Steve Israel out of the way, Jon Cooper is ramping up his exploration of a 2010 Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand with a new Website that he unveiled today. You can link to it here. The......
  • Mayor-for-life's one-two Congressional punch

     
    Even though her district sits well to his east, Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-Mineola) has made her preference known for New York City mayor: Michael Bloomberg, the Republican candidate, whose clear plan is to once again use his personal fortune......
  • Ex-Republican touted by state Dems for Nassau seat

     
    Nina Petraro Bastardi, looking to unseat Legis. John Ciotti, got a talking up from Democratic state chair June O'Neill at today's spring meeting of the party in Rye. She sent out a news release touting her joining with major party......
  • Gillibrand and gender: Luck as residue of design?

     
    Asked if she???s gotten this far on skill or luck, Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, left, turns the question to why she believes Gov. David A. Paterson selected her for her current job. She raises the matter of gender. ???What......
  • Tuesday's twits: Let's gather the blather

     
    The yammerings of our elected officials -- who seem to conduct themselves every bit as gracefully as New Jersey's -- arrive in a rich cluster this fine spring day. Rep. Charles Rangel, Democrat, calls it "inappropriate" that he fliply said......
  • Sonia Sotomayor's Capitol Hill tour

     
    by Mark Silva Judge Sonia Sotomayor, among the top in her classes at Princeton and Yale Law, with nearly two decades on the federal bench and now poised to become the first Hispanic member of the nation's highest court, makes......
  • Sen. Gilli': No Cuomo-Paterson primary for governor

     
    NY1 News releases this part of an exchange, airing tonight, between Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and anchor Dominic Carter in which she predicts that AG Andrew Cuomo will not challenge Gov. David Paterson in a primary. Carter: You won???t believe......
  • Rep. Israel: Been speaking with Maloney on Senate

     
    Rep. Steve Israel tells Capital 9 News in Albany that he's been speaking with Rep. Carolyn Maloney, right, about the prospect of a primary challenge to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, and holds out the prospect that he could support the......
  • Presidential helicopters: Wasting waste

     
    by Mark Silva Which is worse? Spending $13 billion on a new fleet of 28 presidential helicopters? Or spending $555 million for early termination of a contract on which the Pentagon already has spent $3.2 billion, having already taken delivery......
  • Sen. Gillibrand is asked why she should avoid primary

     
    To say Democratic U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand leads a charmed political life is to risk underrating her ability to stay on message and push. But she has enjoyed great fortune, which appears to be holding up. At first, there......
  • Democrat Tasini to announce for U.S. Senate seat

     
    Democratic labor activist Jonathan Tasini, who ran in a primary against Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2006, plans Thursday to announce a challenge to Clinton???s successor, Kirsten Gillibrand. ???I believe in primaries,??? Tasini, 53, said yesterday...