All posts tagged "Kirsten Gillibrand"

  • Kirsten Gillibrand Says Clinton Should Have Stepped Down After Lewinsky Scandal

    Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who, along with Rep. Jackie Speier, just introduced the “Me Too Congress Act,” has said that former President Bill Clinton should have stepped down from the presidency after news of his inappropriate relationship...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
  • ME TOO Act Seeks To Address Sexual Harassment Problems In Congress

    Sexual harassment in Congress is a huge problem. Women who work in the halls of Capitol Hill have described how they have avoided entering elevators with men, if doing so means they’d be the only female inside....

    • Posted November 16, 2017
  • Sen. Chris Murphy
    Murphy: I’m Not Running for President

    Lots of names are already floating around as potential Democratic 2020 nominees, but Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) says that he isn’t counting his name among them. Speaking on CBS News podcast “The Takeout” earlier this week, Murphy ruled...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
  • Prediction: Dems Will Endorse Single Payer Healthcare Before 2020

    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) became the fifth Democratic senator to endorse a single payer health care bill sponsored by independent Sen. Bernie Sanders. Health care is a right, not a privilege. This week, I'll proudly join Senator...

    • Posted September 12, 2017
  • Key Dem Senators Join Call For Single-Payer

    As President Trump defunds aspects of Obamacare following the failure of its repeal, a single-payer healthcare system gathers steam as a possible 2020 Democratic party platform plank. Last week some of the party’s prominent senators joined its...

    • Posted September 11, 2017
  • Gillibrand Drops F-Bomb in Fiery New York Speech

    In a post-Trump climate that often puts more value on candor than political acumen, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) has once again proven that she possesses both in ample supply. During remarks at the Personal Democracy Forum in...

    • Posted June 10, 2017