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WATCH: Gillibrand On Military Sexual Assault, Whistleblowers, Snowden

Huffington Post | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

During an impromptu visit to HuffPost Live, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) sat down with host Josh Zepps to discuss her bill to prevent military ...

Schumer, Townsend In Heated Debate

NY1.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Charles Schumer and Republican opponent Jay Townsend took part in their first and only debate of the campaign season Sunday, with each taking ...

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'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...

Carolyn Maloney Vows To Challenge Gillibrand In 2010 Senate Race

AP | KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney has decided to challenge Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand in the state's Democratic primary, setting the stage...

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Gears Up For Re-Election Campaign

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- By any measure, New York's new Democratic U.S. senator, Kirsten Gillibrand, got off to a rocky start. She was neither a Kennedy n...

Kirsten Gillibrand Pick Praised By Obama: "Wonderful Choice"

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama released a statement praising New York Gov. Paterson's choice of Kirsten Gillibrand to fill the state's vacant Senate seat: "Governo...

Caroline Kennedy Refuses To Disclose Financial Records, Basic Information

nytimes.com | DAVID M. HALBFINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If she were applying to be, say, an undersecretary of education in Barack Obama's new administration, Caroline Kennedy would have to fill out a 63-ite...

Peter King: "No Evidence" Kennedy Qualified For Senate, I Could Beat Her In Election (VIDEO)

Politico | ANDY BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Rep. Peter King of New York said Wednesday that there is "no evidence" that Caroline Kennedy is qualified to fill Hillary Rodham Clinton's ...

Vet the Princess Before She's Crowned

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Cutbirth

It's time for reporters covering this story to dispense with the navel gazing and to get started vetting Ms. Kennedy's ideas and positions.

A Certain Mrs. Schlossberg

Eric Lurio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Lurio

My old friend Jeff called me up the other day, and as always, the conversation turned to politics. With Hillary Clinton leaving the Senate to be Secre...

Fun Turkey Day Game

Howie Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Greene

This year I'll be asking folks to play "Who Wants To Be A US Senator?" With the prospects of our junior Senato being named Secretary of State by Obama, who is on your short list of replacements?