Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) is keynoting a conference in Brooklyn featuring several controversial artists, including a group that teaches kids how to become “radical agents of social and political change” using principles of the Black Panther Party.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D.) gubernatorial campaign announced on Thursday it will reverse its previous decision to only return Harvey Weinstein’s most recent campaign donations, and will now donate all of Weinstein’s previous donations to charities.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D.) plans to keep more than half of the campaign donations he received from Democratic donor and Hollywood film mogul Harvey Weinstein after it was revealed last week that he had settled sexual harassment claims with at least eight different women.
Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is scheduled to give the keynote address at an upcoming social justice conference at the Brooklyn Museum, funded by and featuring high profile supporters of the anti-Israel boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement.
Top Democrats who received campaign donations from Harvey Weinstein have yet to condemn his support, since the movie mogul was accused of longtime sexual harassment against women.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) on Monday joined other possible 2020 Democratic presidential contenders in backing Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I., Vt.) “Medicare for All” bill.
A number of high-ranking Democratic senators have accepted campaign cash from the political action committee of a fellow senator who is now on trail for corruption charges, records show.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) cited free speech concerns when she withdrew her support in late July for the bipartisan Israel Anti-Boycott Act, yet in the past she has taken positions in defense of restrictions on constitutional rights.