Kirsten Gillibrand Says She Shares Concerns Of NDAA Protesters

At last Friday’s ABNY breakfast, The Politicker asked Senator Kirsten Gillibrand about the protests she faced earlier this month over her support for this year’s National Defense Appropriations Act, which contained a provision that would allow the government to indefinitely detain U.S. citizens accused of terrorism. Senator Gillibrand, who voted for two amendments that would have changed the controversial provision, said the concerns of the protesters were “legitimate” and vowed to “keep fighting” for civil liberties.

“It’s a very complex bill, but the provision that people are upset about, I share their concerns,” Senator Gillibrand said.  Read More

Kirsten Gillibrand Says She Shares Concerns Of NDAA Protesters