Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Democrat from New York

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand appears in the following:

Calls For Reform As Military Sexual Violence Persists

Friday, December 05, 2014

A Pentagon report released this week shows that 62 percent of people who reported sexual assault or rape in the military were retaliated against.

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Kirsten Gillibrand: More Women in Congress Would Mean Better Decisions

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

New York's junior senator, out with a new memoir, says women's voices have to be heard more. "I'm so frustrated" to be fighting battles previous generations already won, she says.

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Sen. Gillibrand: Military Justice; Food Stamps Cuts; More

Friday, May 17, 2013

Kirsten GillibrandNew York Senator (D), talks about her proposed legislation to deal with the crisis on military sexual assault and fighting cuts to food stamps.

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Sexual Assault in the Military: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s Proposals for Change

Thursday, May 16, 2013

By removing the case from the chain of command, commanding officers with potential conflicts of interest would no longer be in charge of deciding whether a case should go to trial.

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Sen. Gillibrand: Gun Trafficking, Sequester, and More

Thursday, March 07, 2013

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D) talks about her proposed legislation to combat gun trafficking and other issues.


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Gillibrand: Keystone Pipeline 'Poison Pill' for Payroll Tax Cut

Monday, December 12, 2011

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, New York Senator (D) Kirsten Gillibrand rounded up news from Washington as the legislative session wraps up, from the payroll tax cuts to unemployment benefits and more.

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My America: Kirsten Gillibrand

Tuesday, June 28, 2011



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Sen. Gillibrand on the War on Women

Monday, March 07, 2011

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand discusses the new White House report on the status of women and House Republicans' budget cuts.

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Senator Gillibrand on the Lame Duck Session

Friday, December 03, 2010

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New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand talks about pending legislation in the lame duck session, including the 9/11 Health and Compensation Act and the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."

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Talking Politics: NY Senate

Friday, September 10, 2010

New York's junior U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and her challenger, Gail Goode, Deputy Borough Chief of Trials for the City of New York Law Dept., discuss their election campaigns.

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Gillibrand on the Democrats' Future

Friday, January 22, 2010

After Tuesday's special election in Massachusetts, the future of health care reform and the larger Democratic agenda is in question. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand discusses the next step for her party; what she's doing for Haitian immigrants here in New York; and the looming election this Fall.

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Senate Shake-Up

Friday, January 22, 2010

The Democrats have lost their supermajority, and the future of health care reform is in question. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand reacts to the state of the Senate, as well as her office’s efforts to assist with Haitian relief. Then, J. Christian Bollwage, mayor of Elizabeth, NJ, on Gov. Christie’s new executive ...

The Junior Senator

Tuesday, June 09, 2009

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D) gives her first extended interview with WNYC since being appointed to the U.S. Senate.

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What's The Big Idea?

Tuesday, June 09, 2009

It's a day of big name guests and big ideas. Kirsten Gillibrand gives her first interview with WNYC since becoming New York Senator. Then, Noam Chomsky, food writer Michael Pollan, and the controversial Dock Street development project in DUMBO.

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