Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who helped force the military to allow gays in its ranks, is determined to upend laws governing how the armed services handle an epidemic of sexual assaults.Full story
Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill both want to stop the "scourge" of military sexual assault. But their competing plans have forced lawmakers, officers and even survivors to take sides. Full story
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., sits on the Armed Services Committee, and she joins Morning Joe to discuss her Gillibrand Sexual Assault Bill, which has received bipartisan support from Tea Party Senators Rand Paul and Ted Cruz. NBC News' Chuck Todd also joins the conversation.
Tea Party favorites Rand Paul and Ted Cruz have joined Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's effort to change the way the military handles sexual assault cases. Gillibrand and her colleague Sen. Barbara Boxer join Chris Matthews.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., joins Andrea Mitchell Reports to discuss her efforts and talks about the conservative backing she recently received in her quest.
SCOTUS Blog’s Tom Goldstein has the latest landmark ruling from the Supreme Court. And later Rachel Maddow, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY., and openly gay Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Wis., discuss the ruling with MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts.
The Cycle hosts and NBC's Kelly O'Donnell discuss the Senate's Armed Services Committee dropping an amendment that would require sexual assault accusations within the military to be addressed outside the chain of command.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) listens as Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks about efforts to curb sexual assault in the military during a news conference in the Capitol in Washington July 16, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY CRIME LAW)
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) listens as Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks about efforts to curb sexual assault in the military during a news conference at Capitol Hill in Washington July 16 , 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY CRIME LAW)
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, (D-NY) speaks about pending legislation regarding sexual assaults in the military at a Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 4, 2013. REUTERS/Larry Downing