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10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Workers of the world, curb your ambitions

D'Addario & Co.' s string-making plant in Farmingdale, NY, churns out more than 700,000 strings a day over three shifts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Farmingdale, NY, Opinion

14 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Handling of military sexual assault up for debate

In March, the Senate rejected a bid to change how the military prosecutes sexual assault cases, keeping them within the chain of command instead of enlisting independent prosecutors.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Military, US Navy, Senator Mark Warner, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sat Jul 26, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Yaddo gets plaque to honor landmark status

An artists' retreat in upstate New York designated last year as a National Historic Landmark is getting a plaque marking the achievement.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Saratoga Springs, NY

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WENY

Sen. Gillibrand Visits Small Businesses in Corning

Roughly half a million dollars will be coming to small businesses in the Southern Tier this year.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Press & Sun-Bulletin

3 Broome County fire crews to buy breathinga

Three Broome County fire departments - Harpursville, West Colesville and Sanitaria Springs - will purchase a total of 44 new breathing apparatuses.

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Related Topix: Broome County, NY, Harpursville, NY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Daily World

Air Force chief gives his service top ethics marks

The Air Force's top officer gives his service top marks for personal behavior, saying he is "very happy with the ethical fabric of the United States Air Force," despite problems that include a cheating scandal at its nuclear missile sites and a general's drunken binge on an arms control mission.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

USA Today

Air Force chief gives his service top ethics marksAir Force chief...

The Air Force's top officer gives his service top marks for personal behavior, saying he is "very happy with the ethical fabric of the United States Air Force."

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Rochester Business Journal

Feds find 9 countries are dumping steel products

Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Thursday the U.S. Department of Commerce has found companies from nine countries are dumping steel pipe products into the United States.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Rochester, NY

Customer Interaction Solutions

Gillibrand, Hanna Announce Army Corps Approves Mohawk Valley Edge's...

WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The office of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., issued the following news release: Today, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Representative Richard Hanna announced that the Army Corps of Engineers approved the wetland permit for the site being developed by Mohawk Valley Economic Development Growth Enterprises to attract ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Richard Hanna, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marcy, NY

Wed Jul 23, 2014

New York Post

Schumer racks up more travel costs than most of his colleagues

All of those Sunday press conferences don't come cheap, but at least Sen. Charles Schumer makes it home to New York frequently - unlike some colleagues.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Harry Reid

WHAM-AM Rochester

Government moves to phase out failure-prone tank car

Federal transportation authorities have proposed new rules phasing out an older type of railroad tank car that has a tendency to burst open in a crash.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Rochester, NY

SFGate

Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

This July 9, 2014, file photo shows, from left, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., as they listen to the National Anthem during a ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Senator John Barrasso, Debbie Stabenow

Times Herald-Record

Editorial: Hunger is a challenge

It's not hard to estimate how many young people in the region need help to fight hunger.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Hudson Valley Press

Sen. Gillibrand to Introduce Legislative Fix to Protect Women's Health

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will introduce the Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act to restore the contraceptive coverage requirement guaranteed by the Affordable Care Act and protect coverage of other health services from employers who want to impose their beliefs on their employees by denying benefits.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Women's Health, Health, US House of Representatives, Jerrold Nadler, Diana DeGette

Politico

Money gap: Why don't women give?

For all the progress women have made in Congress and in elections, they are practically sitting out the new game that is redefining American politics: big money.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Albany Times Union

Gillibrand wants to fill venture capital void

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand learns about how Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is a leader in the creation of jobs based on state funded research for innovative technologies Monday, July 21, 2014, during a media event at the Low Center for Industrial Innovatio in Troy, N.Y. Gillibrand is backing a bill called the Technology and Research Accelerating ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, Small Business, Personal Finance, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Times Herald-Record

Gillibrand touts summer food program for children

Two children were so hungry, they actually bit each other so they could go to the school nurse's office.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

News Max

Hillary Clinton May Face Democratic Rivals in 2016 Despite Polls

Hillary Clinton is the runaway leader in two new polls as the Democratic choice for presidential nominee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Marist College, Joe Biden

Politico

Poll: Cuomo far ahead of Astorino

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has a massive edge over his challenger in the upcoming gubernatorial race in November, a new poll says.

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Related Topix: New York, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Westchester County, NY

Business Journal

U.S. Senator Gillibrand and RPI president Jackson to push legislation ...

Shirley Ann Jackson , president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will hold an event on the school's campus this morning to push federal legislation focused on helping researchers bring more products to market.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, Rensselaer, NY

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