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Laura Bassett

Kirsten Gillibrand: I Couldn't Tell My Harasser 'To Go F*** Himself'

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 08.04.2014 | 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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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. ...

Schumer, Gillibrand To Propose Sanctions Against Syria

AP | By MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 01.22.2012 | Politics

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The United States would hit Syria with sanctions against trade as long as it continues a violent crackdown on protesters under sanctio...

Zach Carter

Protests Planned To Counter Piracy Bill, Online And In Person

HuffingtonPost.com | 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: "Your Allegations Are Entirely Absurd And Really Quite Ludicrous"

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TROY, N.Y. — Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and Republican rival Joe DioGuardi argued about health care, gays in military and their records ...

Elected Officials Launch Group To Combat Partisanship

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Elected officials and activists from around the country gathered Monday to bemoan the excesses of political partisanship and seek way...

Gillibrand Makes Emotional Plea For Zadroga Bill

newsday.com | 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...

Is New York In A State Of Disrepair?

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The Empire State has a lot to recommend it – Broadway shows, Niagara Falls, and baseball's World Series champions, the New York...

Harodl Ford Not Running For Senate: NY Post

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former Tennessee congressman Harold Ford Jr. said Monday he won't challenge Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand in this fall's Democratic primary...

Chuck Schumer And Kirsten Gillibrand Join Renewed Push For Public Option

nydailynews.com | 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 ...

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...

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

nydailynews.com | 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...