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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and fellow Democratic women senators

Democrats are setting themselves up perfectly to pummel Republicans on sexual harassment in 2018

Democrats have "seized the moral high ground" in their response to alleged sexual misconduct in their own ranks — and that spells trouble for the GOP.
Rep. Cheri Bustos speaks at a press conference calling for an end to forced arbitration as Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand greets Gretchen Carlson on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., December 6, 2017.

One huge company embodies everything vile that new #metoo legislation is working to fix

OPINION: "To those CEOs and the managers who think their workplace should be run like an episode of Mad Men we have one message for you. Stop it, stop it now."
Al Franken

AL FRANKEN RESIGNS: Minnesota Democrat bows to pressure from Senate colleagues amid sexual misconduct allegations

Al Franken's widely expected resignation as Senator of Minnesota comes a day after at least 35 Democratic senators publicly called on him to resign.

There’s an avalanche of Democrats calling on Al Franken to resign amid sexual-misconduct allegations

Several female Democratic senators on Wednesday publicly called on Sen. Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat, to resign. Several of their male colleagues followed.

Gillibrand and top liberal groups are throwing their weight behind an Illinois woman challenging a ‘radically conservative’ House Democrat...

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a New York Democrat and 2020 frontrunner, waded into a congressional fight between two Democrats last week.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand gives donations from Russell Simmons to charity after sexual assault allegations

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand gave a campaign donations from Russell Simmons to charity on Thursday, an aide to her Senate campaign confirmed to Business Insider.
US Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, (D-NY) speaks about pending legislation regarding sexual assaults in the military at a Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 4, 2013.

Liberals retroactively turn on Bill Clinton amid wide reckoning on the sexual misconduct of powerful men

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says Bill Clinton should have resigned over sexual misconduct, but she accepted his support and endorsement just a year ago.

Top Democrats say they won’t vote on a new FBI director until a special prosecutor is appointed

Some Democrats said they will not nominate an FBI director until a special prosecutor is appointed to investigate ties between Russia and Trump's campaign.

Top Democratic senator: The Senate should not vote on FBI director until a special prosecutor is appointed

Kirsten Gillibrand also urged Republicans to "join in calling for an independent prosecutor in Trump campaign's connections with Russia."

New York’s strict gun laws are being undercut by the ‘Iron Pipeline’

The report found that 74% of the guns recovered by police, for which origins could be traced, came from outside the state.