After my wife nearly died giving birth, I spent months at home caring for my family. Every dad should be empowered to do the same.
Kirsten Gillibrand.@alexisohanian, thank you for sharing your powerful story. Paid family leave is crucial for so many reasons, and it's important that we fight the stigma that keeps men from taking it when they can and should.
Now let's get paid family leave nationwide.
Yelena Grigoryeva sounded the alarm after her name appeared on a website that offered prizes for attacking gays. Days later, she was dead.
Kirsten GillibrandYelena Grigoryeva was listed as a target of anti-LGBTQ violence. Then she was found dead.
Putin needs to be held accountable for the rampant persecution of LGBTQ people on his watch. And the U.S. president should defend human rights—not coddle dictators.
The kids were unresponsive, feverish and vomiting, yet receiving no medical care, according to lawyers.
Kirsten GillibrandRead this:
"Four toddlers were so severely ill and neglected at a U.S. Border Patrol facility in McAllen, Texas, that lawyers forced the government to hospitalize them last week."
This is child abuse at the hands of the U.S. government.
The cancer-ridden NYPD detective who shared emotional testimony with Jon Stewart last week in support of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund bill is now in hospice care. Luis Alvarez, who r…
Kirsten GillibrandLou, you are a hero and a fighter, and my heart is with you.
@senatemajldr, this is why "waiting until the last minute" to give 9/11 first responders the support they deserve doesn't cut it.
Kirsten GillibrandAt the end of the day, the question is: Do we value women? And for me, there will always be only one answer.
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LGBTQ Americans deserve a president who will always stand with them and protect their civil rights.
Kirsten GillibrandLGBTQ Americans deserve a president who will always protect their civil rights. Today, I’m sharing my LGBTQ rights agenda to combat discrimination and ensure that every LGBTQ person can live freely and safely in America
Roe v. Wade may protect the right to abortion, but it doesn’t guarantee access to one.
Kirsten GillibrandWomen and trans people could die because of this. Far-right extremists are doing everything they can to create an America without safe, legal abortion.
This is an attack on our human rights, and we either fight like hell or we lose them.
I say we fight.