Kirsten Gillibrand, Democrat for U.S. Senate
Kirsten Gillibrand crusades against military sexual assaults
Brian Tumulty, Democrat and Chronicle
Gillibrand’s decision to give sexual assaults in the military more attention from Congress was cemented when she was named chairwoman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel earlier this year.
Bringing Justice To Victims Of Sexual Assault In The Military
Kirsten Gillibrand, Huffington Post
I was proud to introduce the bipartisan Military Justice Improvement Act to place the reporting and decision making for cases of sexual assault, and other serious crimes that are punishable by one year or more, outside of the victim's chain of command.
Gillibrand Announces Legislation To Ease Student Loan Burdens
CBS New York
Gillibrand announced Sunday morning new legislation that would allow student borrowers currently repaying their federal student loans to refinance at a lower interest rate.
Sunday Spotlight: Moms on Capitol Hill
Kari Rea, ABC This Week
In a special Mother’s Day edition of our Sunday Spotlight, ABC’s “This Week” had a glimpse inside an exclusive club on Capitol Hill: women who give birth while serving in Congress.
Ending The Epidemic of Sexual Violence In The Military
Kirsten Gillibrand, PolicyMic
I’ve taken it upon myself as Chair of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel to crack down on perpetrators of sexual assault in the military and reform the way the military handles assault convictions.
We have an obligation to act and prevent tomorrow’s senseless deaths
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, NY Daily News
We have an obligation to act and prevent tomorrow’s senseless deaths by coming together and ensuring that guns stay out of the hands of criminals and the dangerously mentally ill.
Hurricane Sandy Resources - Shelters and Warming Centers
Some of the New York communities that were hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy are now experiencing snow and dropping temperatures. Below are links to shelters and warming centers to keep warm and safe while New York continues to recover.
What You Can Do To Help The Victims Of Hurricane Sandy
So many of our fellow New Yorkers are struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Below is a list of organizations and charities where donations of money, food, and time are greatly needed to help those whose lives have been impacted by Sandy.
Sen. Gillibrand addresses senior issues in visit to Staten Island's New Lane Shores senior houses
Staten Island Advance
With Medicare and Social Security among the top issues in this year's White House campaign, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand came to Staten Island on Monday to take the pulse of borough seniors.
Kirsten Gillibrand For New York
Ms. Gillibrand has been a steady voice of reason in Washington, fighting for farmers, battling to retain crucial food stamps. We endorse Kirsten Gillibrand for re-election to the Senate.