Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
Kirsten Gillibrand Starting a Political Career
When she was a lawyer, current Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand attended an event that Hillary Clinton spoke out about participating in politics. It was at this event that she realized she wanted to run for office.
Sen. Gillibrand describes the inspiration from grandmother's love for politics.
Sen. Gillibrand describes the jobs she was rejected from before landing a job at HUD.