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Kirsten Gillibrand Faces Opioid Bill Backlash From Disability Community
The senator and presidential contender said she’s “open to improving” the legislation after she received widespread criticism.
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Gillibrand Now Admits 'Post-Investigation' Errors In Sexual Misconduct Claim
The presidential hopeful walked back her defense of an investigation into a former staffer's sexual harassment complaint against another aide.
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Meet The Dogs Of The 2020 Presidential Race
Elizabeth Warren’s Bailey isn’t the only political pup on the campaign trail.
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Kirsten Gillibrand Stands By Her Call For Al Franken's Resignation
The 2020 Democratic candidate has faced fury from progressives, who blame her for Franken’s downfall amid sexual misconduct accusations.
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Kirsten Gillibrand To Deliver First Major 2020 Speech In Front Of Trump Hotel
The senator is officially running for president, two months after announcing that she had formed an exploratory committee.
Kirsten Gillibrand: Aide's Misconduct Claim 'Did Not Rise To The Level Of Sexual Harassment'
The New York senator defended her office's handling of a female staffer’s harassment allegation last summer.
Gillibrand Aide Resigned In Protest Over Allegedly Mishandled Sex Harassment Claims
"Your office chose to go against your public belief that women shouldn’t accept sexual harassment in any form," a former female staffer wrote to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) last summer.
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Marijuana Legalization Gets Boost From 2020 Democratic Presidential Contenders
By Michael R. Blood and Nicholas Riccardi, AP
Most Americans now live in states where marijuana is legal in some form.
Kirsten Gillibrand Delivers Lukewarm Statement On Ilhan Omar
The Democratic senator equated Omar's words with extreme Islamophobia "that incites violence" a day after three leading presidential candidates defended Omar.
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America Could Get Its First Woman President. Meet The Men Who'd Be First Gentleman.
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With Sens. Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand running in 2020, their husbands may chart new territory in the role of first spouse.
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Kirsten Gillibrand Meets Iowa Voter Who Really Just Wants Ranch Dressing
The Democratic senator from New York was in Iowa City talking to voters about the 2020 election.
Bernie Sanders Reportedly Records 2020 Campaign Announcement
It's the latest indication the senator will make another run for the White House.
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The Senate Democrats Running For President Oppose The T-Mobile-Sprint Merger
It’s another sign of the party’s embrace of antitrust policies.
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Senate Democrats Running For President Don't Always Agree. Just Look At Their Vote Record.
Seven of the declared and likely 2020 presidential hopefuls have disagreed on issues like health care, foreign policy and immigration.
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Democrats Have A Real Shot Of Getting Somewhere On Paid Family Leave
The Family Act, introduced by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, will probably pass in the House. It faces a rocky path in the Senate, though.
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Cory Booker Says He's Not Single Anymore: 'I Got A Boo'
The presidential hopeful announced he's got a girlfriend, and that she'd make a nice first lady, too.
Democratic Donor Who Shunned Kirsten Gillibrand Over Al Franken Backs Kamala Harris
Susie Buell Tompkins decried Gillibrand's push for Franken to quit the Senate. But Harris also called for him to resign.
Kirsten Gillibrand To Bring Transgender Navy Lieutenant Commander To SOTU
The presidential prospect announced she will bring Blake Dremann as her State of the Union guest in the wake of Trump's trans military ban.
Trump Dismisses Cory Booker's 2020 Run: 'He's Got No Chance'
“So far, I don’t see anybody,” Trump said regarding potential challengers.
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Cory Booker Announces Run For President In 2020
The New Jersey senator joined a crowded field of Democrats set to challenge Donald Trump for the presidency.
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Where Democratic Presidential Contenders Stand On The Venezuelan Crisis
Some of them agree with President Trump’s decision to recognize the country's opposition leader as the legitimate president.
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She’s Not ‘The One’: The Antidote To Sexism In The Race Toward The Presidency
Being the only woman running for POTUS hurt Hillary Clinton. But now that there’s not just one, will the female candidates be free to just be … candidates?
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What We Can Learn From Fictional Female Presidents
Though America has yet to have a woman as president, we've seen roughly 30 fictional female presidents in the Oval Office.
Let's Make 2020 Democrats Better Candidates Instead of Ripping Them Apart
Past sins matter. But they aren't everything.
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Kirsten Gillibrand Highlights Rural Roots In Iowa Debut
The presidential prospect is touting her political start in a red House district -- and her more progressive Senate record.
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Stephen Colbert Claps Back at Fox News And MSNBC
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York announced on Colbert's show that she is exploring a presidential run.
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