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Kirsten Gillibrand Senate Seat

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Post's Peyser Perplexingly Paints Pol As Punk

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't think that I have to labor too hard today to point out the overall preposterousness of Harold Ford's run for the New York Senate seat currentl...

Jason Linkins

Harold Ford Says NY Senate Race Is About Issues That He Won't Discuss On The Record

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't think that I have to labor too hard today to point out the overall preposterousness of Harold Ford's run for the New York Senate seat currentl...

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...

Rep. Peter King Decides Not To Run For Senator Gillibrand's Seat In 2010

NY Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Congressman Pete King announced today that he is reaffirming his decision not to run for the United States Senate against Kirsten Gillibrand in 2010....

Scott Stringer Endorses Gillibrand

cityhallnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Move Scott Stringer from would-have-been prospective primary challenger for Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand to strong supporter. On Monday, the Manhattan boro...

New Yorkers Don't Know Harold Ford, Kirsten Gillibrand

nydailynews.com | By Mark Morales and David Saltonstall | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Little-known Harold Ford may be eying a primary challenge against Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, but both Democrats could use some help in the name-recognit...

Harold Ford, Step Out of Senator Gillibrand's Way

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joanne Bamberger

While Gillibrand was a member of the Blue Dog conservatives in the House, she is an advocate and supporter of reproductive rights. Ford? Not so much.

Thompson To Challenge Gillibrand For Senate Seat?

nydailynews.com | Elizabeth Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bill Thompson is a man in demand. After his closer-than-expected loss to Mayor Bloomberg, Thompson's name is being floated as a potential candidate...

Harold Ford Jr. Gets Invited By Sharpton To Haiti

nytimes.com | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Harold Ford Jr.'s spokesman confirmed that he is scheduled to travel to the earthquake-battered island on Friday, at the invitation of the Rev. Al Sha...

Gillibrand's Hits Back At Eliot Spitzer

nydailynews.com | By Jill Colvin and Stephanie Gaskell | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was playing defense Sunday in response to former Gov. Eliot Spitzer's criticism she's not fit for the job. "You just need t...

Feld vs. Gillibrand?

David A. Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David A. Singer

Liz Feld is apparently feeling her oats in considering a run against Kirsten Gillibrand for the U.S. Senate. Perhaps Feld believes that a win in Westchester can carry her to DC.

Harold Ford Jr. Supports Gay Marriage: May Challenge Senator Gillibrand's Seat

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Ex-Tennessee Rep Harold Ford Jr. said there's a "fiction" in language between civil unions and same-sex marriages, and that he now supports gay nuptia...

Senator Gillibrand Challenger Emerges In Republican Bruce A. Blakeman

nytimes.com | RAYMOND HERNANDEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bruce A. Blakeman, the Republican candidate for New York State comptroller in 1998, said on Monday that he was exploring the possibility of a run agai...

Kirsten Gillibrand Weighed Down By Paterson Anchor

AP | VALERIE BAUMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. David Paterson keeps sinking in the public's opinion, and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is stuck in the vortex: She has t...

Kirsten Gillibrand's Seat Still Vulnerable

Daily Intel | By: | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Kirsten Gillibrand has, up to this point, been very lucky. With her powerful guardian angels Chuck Schumer and Barack Obama watching over her, countle...

Senate Majority Leader Reid Urges Mayor Bloomberg Away From Backing Harold Ford Jr.'s Bid For Gillibrand's Senate Seat

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senate Democratic Majority Leader Harry Reid reached out to Mayor Bloomberg today to urge him not to get behind former congressman Harold Ford Jr., if...

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 ...

Carolyn Maloney Bows Out Of Race Against Kirsten Gillibrand

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand just released the following statement regarding the news that Rep. Carolyn Maloney will not be challenging her for the Demo...

Gillibrand Rival Maloney Won't Run

New York Times | Raymond Hernandez | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Representative Carolyn B. Maloney is expected to announce today that she has changed her mind and will not enter the primary race against Kirsten E. G...

Obama Clears The Field For Gillibrand In New York

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama has cleared the Democratic primary field for Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in New York, two Democrats said, asking Rep. Steve Israel not...

Steve Israel May Challenge Kirsten Gillibrand

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: In an effort to clear the field for Kirsten Gillibrand's 2010 Senate race, the City Hall is reporting that President Obama used Rahm Emanuel a...

GOP Candidate Tedisco Challenged Sen. Gillibrand's Ballot

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Jim Tedisco has challenged the absentee ballot of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) in the special election for her old NY-20 House seat. G...

Reporters, Cigarettes and a U.S. Senator

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christopher Brauchli

What the NY Times discovered was that Ms. Gillibrand represented, zealously, a tobacco company. Their case is overwhelming. The Senator is not qualified to hold public office.

Gillibrand Off To Rocky Start, Headed For Fight To Keep Seat

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Newly minted New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is off to a rough start, politically. The junior senator -- who was elevated from the House when Hillary...

Gillibrand "Frightened" By Growing Opposition, Worried She'll Be Defeated Next Year

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

US SEN. Kirsten Gilli brand is nervously telling friends that Gov. Paterson's sharp drop in popularity may lead to her defeat in next year's all-but-c...