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Gillibrand gives Navy Cross to vet killed in Vietnam

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Congress, U.S. Senate on November 17, 2011 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) visited North Shore-LIJ’s Rosen Family Wellness Center on Veterans Day to give the family of a Vietnam soldier killed on the battlefield 45 years ago military honors he was due but never received until now. Vietnam veteran Tony Schiozzi visited the Patchogue cemetery where Marine Lance Cpl. Richard Kaler is [...]

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Gillibrand, Schneiderman campaign in Flushing

Posted by Connor Adams Sheets in Attorney General, City Comptroller, U.S. Senate on November 1, 2010 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Democratic state Attorney General candidate Eric Schneiderman toured downtown Flushing with City Comptroller John Liu Friday in a last-minute push for Queens votes.

Gillibrand talks unemployment in visit to Queens

Gillibrand talks unemployment in visit to Queens

Posted by Anna Gustafson in Congress, U.S. Senate on August 19, 2010 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said a complete financial turnaround for the country’s economy will not be coming any time soon, but she is working to bring jobs that would help Queens residents and individuals facing a state unemployment rate of at least 8 percent.

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Gillibrand asks Senate to vote against scams

Posted by Anna Gustafson in District 9, U.S. House, U.S. Senate on August 19, 2010 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-Forest Hills) along with senior advocates from Queens gathered in Rego Park last week to call on the Senate to pass legislation that would help prevent Queens residents from becoming victims of financial scams.

Gillibrand talks shop in Elmhurst

Posted by Anna Gustafson in Congress, U.S. Senate on August 12, 2010 | 1 Comment

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is not one to stand quietly on the sidelines when playing softball. She will egg on her competitors, becoming one of the loudest voices in the game, the senator said at The Georgia Diner in Elmhurst Thursday. “I’m a heckler,” Gillibrand, who pitches, said at a meeting with reporters. “I’m a trash talker. I’m a New Yorker.”

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Queens seniors are prime targets for scams: Gillibrand

Posted by Ian MacFarland in Congress on October 1, 2009 | No Comments

A recently released report by U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) shows Queens seniors have been harder hit by financial scams than those living almost anywhere else in the state, and the legislator hopes her new five-point plan will help to combat the fraud she said is plaguing New York. Queens had 305,926 seniors who reported [...]