03/27/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Gillibrand's Weight Loss: Senator Sheds Pounds

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is turning herself into a leaner, meaner campaigning machine - showing a slimmer silhouette as a tough election battle looms.

Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) confirmed to the Daily News what observers have been noticing in recent months - she's dropped some pounds.

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