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The United States is the only advanced industrialized nation without a federal law providing workers access to paid maternity leave and one of only a handful of nations that does not offer broader family and medical leave insurance.
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The first thing I noticed when Kirsten Gillibrand came in for an editorial board meeting a few years ago was that she was alone.
A compromise included in the defense authorization bill improves procedures for dealing with sexual assault in the military.
Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York is optimistic the Senate will vote in January on her bill to change the military's approach to sexual assault cases.
But there's a catch: The museum has to raise $1.2 million by July 31, 2018, in order for the grant to be made available.
My husband is service connected for stage 4 colon cancer, and he is rated 100%. He also is a quadriplegic as the result of a fall that occurred when he fell from a ladder while trying to climb through a window in our home after he had locked himself out.
The Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act of 2013 would allow employees to earn a portion of their wages for a limited period of time, and to address their own serious health issues including pregnancy or the birth of a child.
NEW YORK As the holiday shopping season kicks into full swing, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and the New York Public Interest Research Group , joined by New York City parents, today unveiled NYPIRG's annual toy safety report, Treacherous Toys: Dangerous and Toxic Toys on New York's Store Shelves , revealing that dangerous and toxic toys can be ... (more)
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Joe Kennedy today introduced new legislation to encourage women, minorities and economically disadvantaged students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math .
In my 33 years with the Montana National Guard, I saw the very best in America's men and women.
U.S. Senator Kristen Gillibrand, a New York Democrat, told reporters at the Capitol that she was still a few votes shy of the 60 needed to pass her measure.
Military commanders no longer will have the ability to toss out jury convictions for sexual assault cases under an agreement reached by congressional leaders.
With more than 1,000 days still left until the 2016 presidential election, most Democrats feel it is already too late for New York's Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo to make the race.
Wavering support from Republican leadership is threatening to derail a fast-track plan to pass a National Defense Authorization Act before the House leaves town Friday, a maneuver that would spare members the embarrassment of being the rare Congress that fails to pass the measure before year's end.
From choking hazards -- think tiny toy parts -- to toxic substances -- like the ones found on the popular Ninja Turtles pencil case -- the items given with love to the youngest recipients on your holiday gift list might contain potentially deadly components, according to U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
Ramping up the pressure on House and Senate leaders, the panels' top members unveiled a comprehensive, $632.8 billion bill that increases personnel pay by 1 percent, covers the cost of the war in Afghanistan and takes steps to address the epidemic of sexual assault in the military.