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Gillibrand’s $10 Million Campaign War Chest Dwindled To $800K Before She Quit

Kirsten Gillibrand’s $10 million campaign war chest dwindled to a fraction of that number before the New York Democratic senator ended her White House bid, Politico reported Thursday, citing campaign sources. Gillibrand made a big push to stay on the debate stage in August, spending more than $1 million on advertisements and making stops on cable news. It didn’t work. ...

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Gillibrand Begins Fundraising Off Of Chris Wallace’s ‘Not Very Polite’ Comment

Chris Wallace scolded Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand for criticizing Fox News while appearing on the network and his condemnation has become the presidential hopeful’s new rallying cry. In addition to adding “Not ‘very polite.’” to her twitter bio on Monday, Gillibrand’s campaign began selling a $20 canvas tote bag adorned with the phrase “Frankly, not very polite.” “Ever ...

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Gillibrand Stumbles Over Campaign Slogan And Policy Reversals

Democratic presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand struggled to explain Sunday how her flip-flopping on policy aligns with her campaign slogan “Brave Wins.” “Your campaign slogan is ‘Brave Wins’ but when you were a congresswoman representing a conservative district in upstate New York, you took pretty conservative positions on guns and immigration. Once you became Senator for the entire liberal state of ...

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Gillibrand Reveals First Major Policy Proposal: Give Voters Money To Give Back to Politicians

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand revealed a plan Wednesday that would give every voter in the U.S. up to $600 to donate to political candidates running for federal office. “If you want to accomplish anything that the American people want us to accomplish — whether it’s healthcare as a right, better public schools, better economy — you have to take ...

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Gillibrand Posts Dismal Quarter At $3 Million, Blames Al Franken

Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s 2020 presidential campaign reported disappointing first-quarter fundraising results Sunday, raising only $3 million and placing her last among rival candidates. The candidate still has considerable cash, however, because she had an estimated $10 million leftover from her senate election account, according to the New York Times. After transferring $9.6 million over, her campaign ends ...

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Gillibrand Blames Her Changing Immigration Stances On Her Constituents

Democratic presidential contender Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday attributed her former right-wing positions on immigration to her promotion from the House of Representatives to the Senate. “When I was a member of Congress from upstate New York, I was really focused on the priorities of my district,” Gillibrand, a Democratic senator from New York, said during a CNN town hall. “When ...

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Gillibrand Releases Over A Decade Of Tax Returns — Calls On Others To Do The Same

President hopeful and Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand released her federal tax returns on Wednesday and urged others running for president in 2020 to release their tax returns as well. “Transparency is essential to combating the corrupting influence of money in politics,” Gillibrand tweeted. “The American people should know that their president is beholden to no one but them ...

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Gillibrand: Social Security, Pathway To Citizenship Should Be Rights

Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a 2020 hopeful, said social security and a pathway to citizenship should be rights for immigrants “in the country now” Tuesday at a campaign event in Iowa. “I have a lot of ideas,” Gillibrand said. “First, we need comprehensive immigration reform. If you are in this country now, you must have the right to ...

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Gillibrand’s Office Hit With Second Allegation of Sexual Misconduct — And She Kept the Staffer On The Payroll

A second top staffer in presidential hopeful and Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s Senate office was accused of sexual misconduct, according to a report published Monday. Marc Brumer, who served as Gillibrand’s communication director, was alleged to have made inappropriate comments toward a female scheduler, reported The Washington Examiner. He ultimately resigned over the allegations in spring 2017. “As ...

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Gillibrand’s Office Hit With Sexual Allegations, Aide Resigns In Protest

2020 Democratic hopeful Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, known for her vocal support of the #MeToo movement, is facing a #MeToo reckoning in her own office after a female staffer resigned citing mishandling of her sexual harassment allegations against a male staffer. The female staffer wrote a letter to Gillibrand after she resigned and accused her of going against her public support ...

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2020 Democratic Hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand Can’t Even Get Her Home Delegation To Back Her

2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is struggling to win over even members of her home state New York’s congressional delegation, according to a Politico report Thursday. She even invited them to an event with New York county officials at Washington, D.C., eatery Bistro Bis, but only one showed up, Politico reported citing people with knowledge of the invitations. ...

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Kirsten Gillibrand Dodges Questions About Green New Deal’s Hefty Price Tag

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who’s exploring a 2020 presidential run, dodged questions from Fox News host Chris Wallace about the staggeringly high cost of the Green New Deal, which she supports. “How do you deal with the question? ‘They’re lovely ideas; they’re just too expensive,’” Wallace asked Gillibrand in an interview Monday night. “And do you fear leaving an ...

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Fox News has a Monday you shouldn’t miss: North Korea Summit, Gillibrand, and Jon Stewart – all on one night

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While the world fascinates itself with rehashes of golden trophies and Hollywood elites, Fox News Channel has put together a news night on Monday that you should not miss. Fox has interviews with President Trump, 2020 Democratic Presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand, anti-Trump comedian Jon Stewart, and full coverage of the North Korea summit between President Trump and Leader Kim Jong-un. ...

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Kirsten Gillibrand Fundraising Off Of Her SOTU Eyeroll

Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sent out a fundraising tweet during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address to raise money for her 2020 presidential campaign. Agree? Chip in $5 so we can put an end to this. https://t.co/nKcdxOJAhY #SOTU pic.twitter.com/4Hkotw8e5S — Kirsten Gillibrand (@SenGillibrand) February 6, 2019 Gillibrand’s exasperated expression was responding to Trump’s praise of the ...

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Kirsten Gillibrand Open To Expanding SCOTUS, Packing It With Liberal Justices

Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand signaled her openness to expanding the Supreme Court beyond nine seats if her party retakes the Senate and the White House in next year’s elections. Gillibrand, a second-term senator from New York, appeared on left-wing podcast PodSaveAmerica on Tuesday, where she was asked about either placing term limits on Supreme Court justices or adding ...

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