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Harold Ford Senate

Ford On Gay Activists' Radar

The New York Observer | Reid Pillifant | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last month, just after gay activist Jon Winkleman interrupted a lunch meeting between prospective Senate candidate Harold Ford Jr. and scores of the b...

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...

Jason Linkins

Harold Ford Panders To Stephen Colbert [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Harold Ford, Jr. apparently decided that one of the crucial stops in his New York charm offensive had to be the Colbert Report. The most charitable thing to say about it is that it did not go well.

Harold Ford: Get Your Sexism Out of NY

Amy Siskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Amy Siskind

Here are some simple questions Mr. Ford: Why did you flip-flop on Senator Gillibrand? And more importantly, why are you now resorting to blatant sexism as a tactic?

Jason Linkins

Harold Ford Is Barely Making It Without His Merrill Lynch Salary

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Harold Ford is looking to assert some middle class bona fides with the New Yorkers who would propel his out-of-state candidacy for the U.S. Senate sea...

Harold Ford Slips Up, Says He's Running For Senate

nytimes.com | 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...

White House Won't Support Potential Harold Ford Challenge To Gillibrand

The New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House made it clear on Monday that it opposed the prospect of Harold E. Ford Jr.'s running for the United States Senate in New York, even as...

Harold Ford Jr.'s Gay Problems

gaycitynews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In addition to the marriage votes, Ford supported a 1998 amendment to a District of Columbia appropriations bill that banned gay adoption in the natio...

Harold Ford May Challenge Gillibrand For Senate Seat

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Just as Senator Kirsten Gillibrand thought she could breathe a little easier following news that GOP Rep. Peter King is "leaning against" seeking her ...

Why There's No Ford in New York's Future

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Now it's Harold Ford Jr. Most New Yorkers probably don't even know he lives here, and suddenly he's being talked about as the Democrat who might seriously challenge Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand this fall.

Harold Ford Book In The Works

NY Daily News | Michael McAuliff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Hey, look what Harold Ford has coming out on Sept. 7 next year: A new book! That's a week before the New York Senate primary....

Harold Ford Jr.'s Senate Bid Will Be Tough Sell To Liberal New Yorkers

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The last time Harold Ford Jr. ran for the U.S. Senate, he spoke proudly about his pickup truck, his "friend" President George W. Bush...

Bloomberg Could Back Harold Ford Against Gillibrand

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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