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Laura Bassett

Kirsten Gillibrand: I Couldn't Tell My Harasser 'To Go F*** Himself' | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said Monday that when a male labor leader harassed her about her weight several years ago after she'd had a baby, she...

Gillibrand: Congressmen Called Me 'Fat' After Baby

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

If there was any question as to whether sexual harassment exists among members of Congress, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) confirmed the answer in a...

Can Long Island Be Saved? Part VIII -- IBM Unveils a Road to Long Island's Future at the Same Time That It's Business as Usual in Albany

Marshall Brown | Posted 10.04.2014 | New York
Marshall Brown

Here's a useful graphic from The Nature Conservancy showing the sources of nitrogen pollution in various parts of the East End of Long Island, from a report entitled Nitrogen Load Modeling -- The Peconic Estuary, New York.

Sam Stein

Kirsten Gillibrand And Rand Paul, The Senate's Odd Couple, Team Up Again | Sam Stein | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In today's bitterly divided U.S. Senate, there are at least two lawmakers on opposite ends of the ideological spectrum who have found a ...

Kirsten Gillibrand On HuffPost Live

Posted 10.09.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) joins HuffPost Live to discuss her push to reform the military justice system....

Luke Johnson

Gillibrand Introducing Voting Rights Measure | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is introducing the Voter Empowerment Act Friday, a measure designed to protect voting rights as dozens ...

Michael McAuliff

Bill Would Put Women On Front Lines In Battle | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. military opened more jobs to women this week that are closer to combat, but a new bill being introduced in the Senate would all...

Congress Taking Action On Questionable Practice

Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

By LARRY MARGASAK, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Aware that most Americans would like to dump them all, members of Congress hope to regain so...

Embarrassing Blog Posts Under The Name Of Senate Hopeful Discovered

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics

Social media offers political candidates new ways to connect with voters, but for some, it can prove to be an embarrassing window into a past life. ...

Zach Carter

Protests Planned To Counter Piracy Bill, Online And In Person | Zach Carter | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Google will join thousands of tech activists, entrepreneurs and corporations on Wednesday in protesting the proposed Stop Online Piracy ...

Gillibrand Makes Emotional Plea For Zadroga Bill | Originally Published: December 6, 2010 10:03 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) choked up on the Senate floor Monday as she made an impassioned plea for passing the Zadroga 9/11 health...

Carl Paladino Calls Female Senator 'Schumer's Little Girl'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Carl Paladino stood before a crowd at a Long Island rally Thursday and spouted off in a manner that has come to define the Tea Party-backed Republican...

Sen. Gillibrand Pledges to Ask President to Give National Address on LGBT Rights

Jeffrey Campagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Campagna

This country is at a crisis point that demands the president address the nation and confront the issues. From what has happened in the last month, you might think we were back in 1978.

Harry Reid Praises Kirsten Gillibrand's Looks: 'The Hottest Member' Of The Senate

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid gave some awkwardly timed and very forward admiration to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) at a New York City fundrai...

Kirsten Gillibrand: Last Woman Standing

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

She's the Rodney Dangerfield of New York politics. More than a year after she was named to replace Hillary Clinton, New York's junior senator is still getting no respect. Nevertheless, Gillibrand looks like a winner.

Al Sharpton: Kirsten Gillibrand Must Have 'Mystical Powers'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Luck or magic? The Rev. Al Sharpton recently said that New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) must have one or the other on her side as a handful o...

Friday Talking Points [112] -- Public Option's Last Stand

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Before we begin here, I'd like to humbly propose a new law. No American television station should be allowed to have an exclusive contract for any Ol...

Chuck Schumer And Kirsten Gillibrand Join Renewed Push For Public Option | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York's senators are backing a push to haul the public option out of the morgue and put it back on the table for health care reform. Sen. Chuck ...

Kirsten Gillibrand's Opponent Criticizes Her Plans To Attend Forum With Van Jones

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is drawing political fire for her plan to attend a panel discussion with former Obama administration official Van Jon...

Gillibrand Wins Key Backing From New York County Democratic Party | By David Saltonstall | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand boxed out Harold Ford on his own turf Thursday night, reeling in the coveted endorsement of the New York County Democratic Par...

Harold Ford Slips Up, Says He's Running For Senate | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mr. Ford, 39, arrived at the State Line Diner in Tappan, N.Y., at 10:30 a.m., wearing a pinstripe charcoal suit, and introduced himself to everyone in...

Giuliani Could Beat Gillibrand For U.S. Senate: Poll

Albany Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A new Marist College poll that coincides with news today that former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has decided not to run for governor found that ...

Harold Ford Weighs Challenge To New York Dem Gillibrand

NY Times | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Encouraged by a group of influential New York Democrats, Harold Ford Jr., the former congressman from Tennessee, is weighing a bid to unseat Senator K...

Schumer, Gillibrand To Endorse Thompson For Mayor

Schumer and Gillibrand Endorsing Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senators Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand will endorse fellow Bill Thompson for mayor at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Union Square, according to sources fam...

Marc Mukasey, Son Of Michael Mukasey, May Run For NY Senate

New York Post | Maggie Haberman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Marc Mukasey, the son of Bush administration Attorney General Michael Mukasey, is mulling mounting a challenge to Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, ...