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1 hr ago | Free Republic

Pentagon plans major review of military justice system

The Defense Department, under pressure from Congress to re-examine the way it handles sexual assault cases, announced Tuesday a comprehensive review of the entire military justice system.

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7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Cheyenne Jackson to Join Lance Horne for First Things Last at Rockwell Table & Stage Tonight

Special guest Cheyenne Jackson has joined the evening, in addition to previously announced Ricki Lake , Ashley Fink , Shane Jenek , Adam Kantor and Julie Garnye with special surprise stars.

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9 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Cuomo 'Does Not Play Nice With Other Democrats'

Many onlookers say New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo doesn't do enough to assist fellow Democratic candidates or party committees.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley, Ed Rendell

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Washington Post

Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Michael Barrett takes heavy flak for Capitol Hill testimony

Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Michael Barrett, who won medals for valor in the Gulf War and Iraq, is taking heavy fire from a different source.

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The Washington Post

Chelsea Clinton open to run for mayor -- or even U.S. Senate

Chelsea Clinton and husband Marc Mezvinsky listen to speakers during the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting in New York.

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Roll Call

Gillibrand's Campaign and Others Pay Civil Penalties to FEC

The Federal Election Commission has announced civil penalties for campaign finance violations by the committees of a current U.S. Senator, a former presidential candidate, and a New York corporation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, Herman Cain

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Your News Now

North Country business looking to go global

North Country businesses looking to enter the global market have one major advantage - location.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Riverdale Press

Rangel rejects - Post' report, gets Schumer endorsement

Rep. Charles Rangel's office rejected a New York Post story saying the state "bailed him out" after the lawmaker failed to pay at least $87,000 in rent for his Harlem office last year.

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Empire State News

9/11 first responders and survivors eligible for tax relief

WASHINGTON As tax day nears, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced that the Internal Revenue Service has updated and clarified the guidelines to ensure that it's clear that those that have fallen ill due to their work after 9/11 are still entitled to the tax benefits provided by the Victims of Terrorism Tax Relief law.

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Star Tribune

Gophers victory sweet for Klobuchar, Franken

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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NewsBusters.org

Morning Joe Fails To Explain What Qualifies Hillary Clinton To Be President

Amidst all of the talk at MSNBC about whether or not Hillary Clinton will run for president in 2016, an interesting thing happened on Morning Joe on Thursday, April 10. Appearing as a guest, Bill Kristol, editor of the conservative Weekly Standard magazine asked " What achievement, one sentence, what has Hillary Clinton done? What's her achievement ... (more)

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Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Roundtable on increasing north country exports scheduled for Friday in Ogdensburg

U.S. Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., Rep. William L. Owens, D-Plattsburgh, and Fred P. Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, will be part of a roundtable discussion focusing on efforts to increase exporting for north country businesses Friday at the Dobisky Visitors' Center.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative William Owens, US House of Representatives, Plattsburgh, NY

Thu Apr 10, 2014

USA Today

Army sheds (a little) light on sexual assault

A funny thing happened in the Senate this week: The cat that had the Army's tongue on sexual assault in its ranks loosened its grip.

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Time

Why Pro-lifers Should Join Forces with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Is pro-life feminism a contradiction in terms? Certainly some feminists see ensuing legal access to abortion as the preeminent cause of the feminist movement, central to guaranteeing women's individual autonomy and professional success.

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New York Daily News

EXCLUSIVE: IRS to plug Sept. 11 victim tax break

Disability income resulting from a terror attack is not taxable, a statue that even the city's insurance manager was not recently aware of.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Maneater

McCaskill targets college sexual assaults

After her bill reforming military sexual assault prosecution passed the Senate last month 97-0, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., has turned her attention to a new issue.

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Sag Harbor Online

Gillibrand, Bishop Call on USDA to Designate LI Sound and Peconic Bay as Critical Conservation Areas

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, and Congressman Tim Bishop urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture this week to designate the Long Island Sound and Peconic Bay watershed as a critical conservation area.

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WNYMedia.net

Senate Votes On Equal Pay Act & Minimum Wage Fairness Act Expected This Month

On Equal Pay Day, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand continues her fight to ensure more working women have a fair shot at earning financial security by closing the pay gap and raising the minimum wage.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Washington Post

Equal pay legislation - desperate political ploy or good politics?

Barack Obama was feelin' good on Equal Pay Day, and I know this because he was droppin' some g's: "Republicans in Congress have been gummin' up the works" on equal pay, the president said Tuesday, against a backdrop of nodding women.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, Liberal Political News

SILive.com

Conservancy advocate calls on electeds to weigh in on Bayonne project noise

The North Shore Waterfront Conservancy Tuesday called on top federal and state officials to weigh in on what it called the "day- and night-mare" faced by Staten Islanders impacted by the Bayonne Bridge deck project.

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