Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Appointed: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
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4/09/14 Schumer, Gillibrand and Maffei Announce Syracuse University's Institute for Veterans & Military Families to Receive $9 Million Contract from Small Business Administration to Help Veterans Start and Create Businesses 4/08/14 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed 4/08/14 On Equal Pay Day, Gillibrand Fights To Ensure Women Workers Have A Fair Shot At Earning Their Financial Security 3/12/14 Gillibrand Statement On White House Meeting On Women's Economic Opportunity 2/24/14 In Owego, Gillibrand Announces Federal Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act 2/18/14 Gillibrand in Plattsburgh Announces Federal Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act 2/06/14 Senate Women Say: Raise The Minimum Wage! 1/28/14 Gillibrand Commends President Obama for his Focus on Middle Class Economic Agenda, Including Focus on Women's Vital Role in the Economy and Updating Workplace Policies that Remain from "Mad Men" Era 1/21/14 Gillibrand Announces $20 Million to Help Connect Youth with Strong Job Opportunities Passes Congress 1/17/14 Gillibrand, Warren, Slaughter Announce Federal Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act 1/17/14 Gillibrand Unveils Plan to Update the Rules of the Modern Workplace, Ensure Women Workers Have a Fair Shot at Earning their Financial Security, Strengthen Middle Class Families 1/16/14 At Gillibrand Urging, Department of Labor Will Provide Trade Adjustment Assistance for Laid-Off Electromark Workers 1/10/14 Gillibrand, Delauro, Lowey, Maloney Announce Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act 1/09/14 After Schumer's & Gillibrand's Push, Senators Announce Belden Inc. Employees in Horseheads Have Received Fed Signoff for Trade Adjustment Assistance; Will Help Laid-Off Workers Retrain for New Fields & Search for New Jobs 9/27/13 Gillibrand Unveils New Plan to Update the Rules of the Modern Workplace, Ensure Women Workers Have a Fair Shot at Earning their Financial Security, Strengthen Middle Class Families 9/25/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Set Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers 8/01/13 Gillibrand Bill to Connect Youth With Strong Job Opportunities Clears Key Committee 4/10/13 With More Than One-Third of Minority Youth Unemployed, Gillibrand, Fattah Introduce Legislation to Connect At-Risk City Youth With Job Opportunities 3/19/13 With Nearly 1.8 Million New Yorkers Earning Minimum Wage or Just Above, Gillibrand Announces New Push to Increase Federal Minimum Wage 2/14/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - LGBT Workplace Discrimination 11/02/12 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Nearly $14 Million to Hire Clean-Up Workers 10/08/12 Standing at Binghamton University, Gillibrand Announces Bill to Spur the Growth of New Science and Technology Jobs in the Southern Tier 9/20/12 Senators Say Hands Off Social Security 9/18/12 Governor Cuomo Announces Initiative to Help Long-Term Unemployed Individuals Find Jobs 9/13/12 Veterans Job Corps Act 8/21/12 New York Daily News - 8/21/12 Gillibrand, Peralta Joined By Make the Road New York, Queens Small Business Owners, Workers in Calling for Increase in Federal Minimum Wage 6/13/12 Letter to Jim Shelton, Assistant Deputy Secretary Shelton 6/05/12 Gillibrand Statement on Senate Republicans Blocking Paycheck Fairness for Women 5/22/12 Gillibrand: Women are Primary Bread-Winners for Almost Half of New York Families, Yet Receive 15 Percent Lower Pay for the Same Work as Men; Senator Announces New Effort to End Unacceptable Disparity 5/14/12 Standing with Student Veterans at D'youville College, Gillibrand Announces Legislation to Assist Veterans in Education, Job Training and Skill Recognition 5/14/12 Standing With Student Veterans at Nazareth College, Gillibrand Announces Legislation to Assist Veterans in Education, Job Training and Skill Recognition 5/04/12 Standing with Westchester Veterans, Gillibrand & Lowey Announce Legislation to Assist Veterans in Education, Job Training and Skill Recognition 5/04/12 Standing with Student Veterans at Adelphi University, Gillibrand & Mccarthy Announce Legislation to Assist Veterans in Education, Job Training and Skill Recognition 4/04/12 WNY Delegation Says Pinnacle Executives Cashing in at the Expense of Aviation Safety 1/27/12 Schumer, Gillibrand, Bloomberg, Velazquez, Towns, Markowitz Announce Final Transfer of Brooklyn Navy Yard's Admirals Row Site from Feds to New York City, Clearing Way for Construction of Area's First Major Supermarket and the Creation of Hundreds of Jobs 12/16/11 Gillibrand Provision to Preserve Jobs of National Guard Members Passes Full Congress 11/03/11 Schumer, Gillibrand, Maloney, Crowley, King, Rangel, Israel Successfully Change Medicare Rule to Provide $28 Million per Year to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 9/22/11 Gillibrand Votes To Secure More Aid For Laid-Off Workers 8/02/11 Blumenthal, Gillibrand, Brown Introduce Legislation Outlawing Discriminatory Hiring Practices 5/20/11 At Eastview Middle School, Gillibrand Announces New Legislation To Connect Local At-Risk Youth With Job Opportunities 1/26/11 Gillibrand, Senate Colleagues Introduce Bill to Stop Congressional Pay Raises 12/07/10 With Approximately 800,000 Unemployed New Yorkers, Gillibrand Fights to Extend Emergency Unemployment Assistance for Struggling Families 6/22/10 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 5/27/10 Gillibrand To CEO: Come Back To The Table And Negotiate With Mott's Workers 4/16/10 Gillibrand, Tonko Push Legislation To Help Jumpstart Lending To Small Businesses, Create Jobs In Capital Region -- Urges Senate Leaders To Include In Upcoming Jobs Package 2/26/10 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama 2/24/10 To Put New Yorkers Back To Work, Gillibrand Helps U.S. Senate Pass New Bipartisan Jobs Bill 2/02/10 Gillibrand Introduces Job Creation Tax Credit Legislation 1/22/10 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus