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Gillibrand Abandons Principles for Her Job

CongressDaily – Facing Challenge, Gillibrand Veers Left:

Gillibrand’s makeover was clearly on display Tuesday night. As more than a score of Democrats joined Republicans to help pass an amendment by Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., to loosen restrictions on guns in national parks, Gillibrand — once the darling of the National Rifle Association — voted no.

That was the latest in a series of Senate votes in which she has uniformly backed gun control — a sharp change for a woman who used to boast of sleeping with two guns under her bed and who voted consistently pro-gun in the House.

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