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Odds are no such thought or reaction will come forward. While she made token efforts to mollify the gun crowd in her upstate Congressional district in her inaugural political run in 2006, she didn’t have to do much for the progressive anti-war crew on the left. They were quite disappointed with the subsequent votes from the new Congresswoman that only continued to support the unjust aggression that is the
She bailed on the guns when the whole state came in play.
Joe and Eileen Bailey are the fictional couple that Chuck Schumer created for his anemic political treatise called “Positively American”. While spending half the book asserting that government is for the average person, he spends the second half with filled with Democratic prescriptions. The fact that he’s snide and rude in some company comes as no surprise to most political insiders or indifferent observers. Gillibrand comes from the
In Positively American Schumer writes about his summary of his stump speech to voters;
“ Why did I give up a safe seat in the House to run for Senate ? I love to legislate.”
While it’s certain that the women whom colleagues in the House and press besmirched as Tracy Flick, didn’t have that electoral burden to say yes to Governor Paterson when he came knocking. Giuliani and Pataki are hovering for the easy prey they feel is Gillibrand’s seat. If she just sat there and chuckled with Chuck about the whole incident, New Yorkers should be concerned. A class of unassailable representatives has become the norm in