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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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  • Charles Barron Intends To Challenge Andrew Cuomo's 'All-White Slate' For Governorship

    Charles Barron Intends To Challenge Andrew Cuomo's 'All-White Slate' For Governorship
    New York City Councilman Charles Barron, angered by Democrat Andrew Cuomo's selection of a white, male running mate and the overall lack of diversity among Democrats running for statewide office, said Monday he would launch his own protest bid for...
  • U.S. Senate To Act On 9/11 Health Legislation

    U.S. Senate To Act On 9/11 Health Legislation
    For the first time the United States Senate will get a chance to act on comprehensive 9/11 health legislation. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, along with other elected officials, 9/11 first responders, workers and families of fallen heroes, joined together...
  • Over 2 Million Cribs Recalled Over Entrapment, Suffocation Risk

    Over 2 Million Cribs Recalled Over Entrapment, Suffocation Risk
    More than 2 million cribs from Evenflo, Delta Enterprise Corp. and five other companies were recalled Thursday amid concerns that babies can suffocate, become trapped or fall from the cribs. Most of the cribs were drop-sides, which have a side rail...
  • Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on PIX News Closeup

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on PIX News Closeup
    New York's Junior Senator, Kirsten Gillibrand spoke out on a wide range of issues during a sit-down interview with me for this week's PIX Newscloseup program. On this week's sacking for General Stanley McChrystal, Sen. Gillibrand said his critical...
  • First Responder 9/11 Memorial Park On Long Island

    First Responder 9/11 Memorial Park On Long Island
    Hundreds turned out for a walk-a-thon to remember the first responders who died after September 11th, and to raise money to build a memorial park in their honor. There was a special groundbreaking ceremony for the park which will be built at the corner...
  • Kirsten Gillibrand Wins New York Senate Seat

    Kirsten Gillibrand Wins New York Senate Seat
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (KEHR'-sten JIL'-uh-brand) has been elected in New York to the seat she was appointed to last year to replace Hillary Rodham Clinton. The Associated Press called the race for Gillibrand over Republican Joe...
  • Dems Keep Senate Majority, GOP Grabs 5 Seats

    Dems Keep Senate Majority, GOP Grabs 5 Seats
    Democrats retained their Senate majority Tuesday, losing five seats but winning key races in West Virginia and California. Republicans scored big gains, taking Senate seats from Democrats in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Arkansas, North Dakota and Indiana....
  • NY Makes Bid For $3B Marked For Hudson River Rail Tunnel

    NY Makes Bid For $3B Marked For Hudson River Rail Tunnel
    New York is seeking the $3 billion that the federal government had committed to the Hudson River rail tunnel that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie scrapped. The Record newspaper reports that U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York has asked Transportation...
  • Strong Push For 9/11 Health Bill

    Strong Push For 9/11 Health Bill
    Today the message went out loud and clear to opponents of the 9/11 Health Care bill. Supporters of the bill suggesting that those who vote against the bill will carry such a vote as a 'badge of shame'. In Washington, D.C., a galaxy of political...
  • Government Outlaws Drop-Side Cribs

    Government Outlaws Drop-Side Cribs
    WASHINGTON -- It's the end of the traditional crib that has cradled millions of babies for generations. The government outlawed drop-side cribs on Wednesday after the deaths of more than 30 infants and toddlers in the past decade and millions of recalls....
  • 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...