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Kirsten Gillibrand

  1. just asking questions
    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on the Kavanaugh Fallout and Her Plans for 2020“I feel like all energy is in the Democratic base. It’s a new base that is really just on fire. And I think the Republicans have shown their hand.”
  2. the kavanaugh hearings
    Gillibrand Lays Out Every Reason the GOP Should Be Ashamed in Scathing Speech“We are saying that women are worth less than a man’s promotion.”
  3. defense spending
    Eventually, Progressive Democrats Will Need to Get ‘Soft’ on DefenseAmerica can have a Western European–style welfare state or a giant and ever-growing military budget — but it can’t have both.
  4. sexism
    Democratic Women Fear America Not Ready for a Woman As PresidentIt may take a midterm win driven by women to convince Democrats that it’s not risky to run a woman against Trump in 2020.
  5. Where Do ‘Centrist’ Democrats Turn in 2020?Joe Biden is the obvious favorite for those who aren’t crazy about the progressive drift of the party. But if he doesn’t run, then what?
  6. Democrats’ 2020 Hopefuls Refuse to Disagree (on the Midterms)With hundreds of races and candidates in play, Sanders, Warren, Biden, and the rest have not once taken different sides in a primary this year.
  7. The Clintons Will Keep a Low Profile in the MidtermsFor the first time since the 1980s, Bill and Hillary are not likely to be major factors in a national election.
  8. Democrats Have a Plan to Save the Post Office — and Kill Payday LendersKirsten Gillibrand’s bill establishing a public option for banking would help the poor, bolster the post office, and devastate usurers.
  9. Democrats Are Rushing Into a Job Guarantee. It Could Be a Huge Mistake.The hottest new progressive policy idea is not ready for prime time.
  10. Female Democratic Presidential Candidates Need to Avoid the Victim TrapWhat helps you win attention from activists might not help you win the presidency.
  11. The Radical Proposal That Moderate Democrats Should Be Running OnKirsten Gillibrand believes that the government should guarantee jobs to all the unemployed — and 67 percent of rural America agrees.
  12. ey i'm runnin' here
    Kirsten Gillibrand Just Endorsed Andrew Cuomo Over Cynthia NixonThis comes the day after Nixon declared her candidacy.
  13. Gillibrand and Booker Swear Off Corporate CashThe rumored 2020 candidates join Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Maria Cantwell in refusing donations from corporate PACs.
  14. Government to Reopen After Senate Democrats Back DownDems can still prevail in the larger battle over immigration policy — but ending the shutdown Monday definitely wasn’t a victory.
  15. There’s a Long List of Dems Trump Should Fear in 2020. Biden Isn’t One of Them.The White House supposedly has no fear of any potential 2020 opponent other than Joe Biden. It needs to fear its president’s own limitations.
  16. 2020 election
    When Will We Stop Shaming Ambitious Women?A new op-ed suggests Kirsten Gillibrand is too “transparently opportunistic” for 2020.
  17. 2018 Could Be a Wave Election for Female Governors, TooIt looks like an unprecedented number of women — and especially Democratic women — could be elected to governorships in 2018.
  18. sick burns
    The Best Burns From USA Today’s Brutal Trump Op-edThey said he’s unfit to clean Obama’s toilets.
  19. call a spade a spade
    Here’s What Gillibrand Had to Say About Trump’s ‘Sexist Smear’She’s not backing down from calling for his resignation.
  20. politics
    Elizabeth Warren Calls Out Trump for Slut-ShamingThe president tweeted that Senator Kirsten Gillibrand “would do anything” for campaign contributions.
  21. President Trump Fires Off Particularly Gross Tweet About Kirsten GillibrandLet’s just say he’s not at the leading edge of the #metoo movement.
  22. President Trump Fires Off Particularly Gross Tweet About Kirsten GillibrandLet’s just say he’s not at the leading edge of the #MeToo movement.
  23. sexual assault
    More and More Senators Are Demanding Trump Resign Over Assault AllegationsKirsten Gillibrand is the newest senator to say Trump should also be held accountable by the #MeToo movement.
  24. Democratic Senators Call on Al Franken to ResignAfter a seventh woman accused Franken of sexual harassment Wednesday, several of the senator’s colleagues called on him to step down.
  25. politics
    Democratic Senator Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Amid Lewinsky AffairShe’s the highest-profile elected Democrat to say Clinton should have stepped down.
  26. De Blasio Reportedly Considering a Presidential Run (Don’t Do It, Bill)Like all New York mayors, he can’t help seeing a future POTUS in the mirror. But there’s no reason to think voters will agree.
  27. politics
    Almost 50 Senators Urge Defense Secretary Not to Implement Ban on Trans TroopsSenator Kirsten Gillibrand penned a letter to Defense Secretary Mattis asking him not to go through with the ban.
  28. politics
    Women Lawmakers Are Pissed About Trump’s Sexist Face-Lift CommentSome are calling his attack on Mika Brzezinski sexist.
  29. women in politics
    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Will Use the F-word If She Feels Like ItEspecially when it comes to Trump.
  30. politics
    Progressive Women Test the Waters for 2020Elizabeth Warren, Amy Klobuchar, and Kamala Harris made an early stab at addressing swing voters.
  31. politics
    Here’s How Kirsten Gillibrand Plans to Get Paid Family Leave PassedShe wants to build on the momentum of the Women’s March.
  32. Here’s What Kirsten Gillibrand Said About Running for President in 2020She said she’s focused on running for Senate.
  33. profile
    Kirsten Gillibrand Is Becoming a Progressive Champion. Is a 2020 Run Next?The Democrats’ most unlikely holy warrior smells rebellion in the air.
  34. Kirsten Gillibrand Is Becoming a Progressive Champion. Is a 2020 Run Next?The Democrats’ most unlikely holy warrior smells rebellion in the air.
  35. the body politic
    Trump’s Nightmare: Women Opposing HimFrom Kamala Harris to Sally Yates, they’re on the front lines of the fight.
  36. politics
    Kirsten Gillibrand Is Fighting to Protect Women’s Health Care From TrumpIn response to the rollback of Obamacare.
  37. politics
    Kirsten Gillibrand: The Attorney General Should Understand Sexual Assault“It is not locker-room talk. It is criminal behavior.”
  38. women in politics
    All the Female Senators Who’ve Spoken Out About Being Sexually HarassedIn most cases, by their male colleagues.
  39. love and war
    Gillibrand Calls for Paid Leave in MLK Speech“These burdens are even higher in African-American communities.”
  40. in conversation
    A Conversation With Senator Kirsten GillibrandTalking about sexual assault, women in politics, and, yes, Amy Schumer, with the New York senator.
  41. effective statements
    Columbia University Activist Emma Sulkowicz to Attend State of the Union If we’re talking about campus policy, we need to discuss sexual assault.
  42. And the Senator Who Called Kirsten Gillibrand Chubby Is ...Not one of the usual suspects.
  43. Kirsten Gillibrand’s Colleagues in Congress Called Her Fat Sexist body-shaming: It’s everywhere. 
  44. Congress Rushes to Pass Defense Bill, Minus Military Sexual Assault AmendmentThough it does include some major changes.
  45. politics
    On Capitol Hill, the Mom Caucus Is GrowingTo achieve gender parity in senior legislative offices, political moms can’t wait for an empty nest to go to Washington.
  46. Why Kirsten Gillibrand Is on CrutchesIt’s a hell of a story.”
  47. Kirsten Gillibrand Gets a Book DealBut not because she’s running for president – yet.
  48. watch
    Kirsten Gillibrand Killed It on The Daily Show Last NightShe warmly took on John Oliver’s surprise hardball questions.
  49. the invisible war
    Watch Senator Claire McCaskill Explain Rape to Military BrassIt’s not the same thing as sexual harassment.
  50. binders full of women
    Female Senators Account for Changing Armed Services CommitteeWhat happens when women are in the room.
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