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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 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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May 31, 2012 After Meeting with Young Veterans Across the State Earlier this Month, Gillibrand Announces Key Senate Panel Passage of TAP Amendment
May 31, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Federal Investment to Repair Runway at Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport -- Over $1.6 Million Will Fund Important Apron Rehabilitation
May 30, 2012 Letter to General Barsatti
May 30, 2012 Letter to Secretary Vilsack, Department of Agriculture, and Acting Administrator Erskine, Economic Development Administration
May 30, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Holder
May 30, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Malone-Dufort Airport is Set to Receive Nearly $120,000 in Department of Transportation Funding for Runway Improvements
May 30, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Job-Generating Federal Investment for Capital District Transportation Authority --$5.5 Million Will Fund Critical Bus System Improvements
May 30, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Federal Investment to Repair Runway at Lake Placid Airport -- Over $780,000 Will Fund Important Apron Expansion
May 30, 2012 Letter to Prime Minister Harper
May 30, 2012 Letter to Commerce Secretary John Bryson
May 28, 2012 The Huffington Post - Expanding Opportunities for Our Heroes Here at Home
May 25, 2012 Key Senate Committee Passes Legislation Requiring a Report on Defense Department Plans to Open Combat Roles to Women
May 25, 2012 Letter to Dr. Maragaret A Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration
May 25, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State, and the Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
May 25, 2012 On the Eve of Memorial Day Weekend, Gillbrand Announces Key Senate Committee Approval of Amendment to Establish Yellow Ribbon Day to Honor Members of the Armed Forces Serving Overseas
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand Secures Key Committee Approval for New Air Force Cyber Security Strategy for R&D at Rome Labs
May 24, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 24, 2012 Shaheen Amendment Included in Defense Bill, Would Ensure Equity for Servicewomen in Reproductive Health
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand Announces Senate Passage of Legislation to Provide Relief for Sick Patients & Children, Ensure Access to 14 Life-Saving Medicines Currently in Short Supply
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand Announces $320,000 for City of Ogdensburg in Brownfields Assessment Grants
May 24, 2012 With One of Two New York Terrorism Emergency Task Forces At-Risk of Being Cut from Defense Budget, Gillibrand And Schumer Announce Key Senate Committee Passes Provision to Preserve New York's National Guard WMD Civil Support Teams
May 24, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $24 Million Investment for Stormville Army National Guard Base Construction Project Clears Key Committees Vote -- Military Construction Project Will Build State Of The Art Maintenance Shop on Base
May 24, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $6.1 Million Investment for Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Construction Project Clears Key Senate & House Committees -- Military Construction Project Will Build Facility for State-Of The-Art Flight Simulator on Base
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand Secures Approval for $50 Million for Nanotechnology R&D
May 24, 2012 With One of Two New York Terrorism Emergency Task Forces At-Risk of Being Cut from Defense Budget, Gillibrand Announces Key Senate Committee Passage of Provision to Preserve New York's National Guard WMD Civil Support Teams
May 24, 2012 Key Senate Committee Passes New Gillibrand Legislation Pushing Defense Department to Combat Hazing, Promote Diversity Among Senior Military Ranks
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand, Schumer Secure Key Committee Approval of More Than $190 Million to Build New Barracks at West Point
May 24, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Secure Key Committee Approval of Nearly $140 Million for Construction at Fort Drum
May 24, 2012 After Irene and Lee Destroyed Homes Across NYS, Gillibrand Announces New Effort to Build Affordable Housing for Struggling Families Still in Need of a New Home
May 23, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 23, 2012 Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
May 23, 2012 Kirk, Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
May 23, 2012 Gillibrand Secures Over $15,000 in Disability Benefits for Melville Vet Suffering from PTSD
May 23, 2012 Gillibrand Introduces Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions
May 22, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Senate Passage of Bipartisan Iran Sanctions Bill which Toughens Penalties Against Iran, Enforce Sanctions Against Syria
May 22, 2012 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
May 22, 2012 U.S. Senate Candidate Wendy Long Stands With Cardinal Dolan and All People of Conscience Opposing Infringement on Religious Freedom
May 22, 2012 Gillibrand-Schumer-Brown Measure Imposes Sanctions in Effort to End Campaign of Killings, Torture, and Other Human Rights Abuses by the Syrian Government of Bashar al-Assad
May 21, 2012 Letter to Commissioner Hamburg
May 20, 2012 Gillibrand Statement on Death of Lockerbie Bomber
May 20, 2012 News Day - Gillibrand Wants Alerts on Drug Shortages
May 20, 2012 With 14 Lifesaving Cancer Drugs in Short Supply and Over 100 Drug Shortages This Year Alone, Gillibrand, Parents, and Doctors Urge Congress to Pass Legislation This Week Providing Relief for Sick Patients, Children
May 18, 2012 Letter to Daniel Ginsberg, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Manpower and Reserve Affairs
May 18, 2012 Gillibrand Urges Amtrak to Include Bicycle Racks on New Baggage Cars
May 18, 2012 Letter to Assistant Secretary Erskine
May 18, 2012 Letter to Commissioner Hamburg
May 17, 2012 Letter to Director Gallagher
May 17, 2012 Gillibrand, Sanchez Introduce Bills in Both Houses of Congress Encouraging Pentagon to Repeal Policy Restricting Women from Combat
May 17, 2012 Letter to Secretary LaHood
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