Kirsten Gillibrand in PBS News Hour


On Abortion: Fewer limits on abortion; no 20-week ban

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Civil Rights: End the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Crime: Advocate for victims of sexual assault

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Education: Make public higher education debt-free

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Energy & Oil: Limit then cap-and-trade carbon emissions

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Families & Children: Make childcare more affordable and accessible

Gillibrand wants to make childcare more accessible and more affordable. That includes encouraging more workplaces to host their own in-house childcare. She plans to incentivize more at-work childcare by giving tax credits to companies.
Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Free Trade: Renegotiate NAFTA; add environmental protections

The New York senator would like to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA. She agrees with President Donald Trump about ending a system of tribunals that resolve trade differences. But she would like to see more environmental protections and more gains for dairy farmers who trade goods with Canada.
Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Government Reform: Overturn Citizens United; refuse corporate PAC donations

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Gun Control: Ban high-capacity magazines; close gun-show loophole

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Health Care: Basic Health Program: offer lower-priced health insurance

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On Immigration: Reimagine ICE; support DREAMers

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On War & Peace: Withdraw from Afghanistan & Syria

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

On War & Peace: End military aid to Saudi Arabia to attack Yemen

Source: PBS News hour on 2020 Presidential hopefuls Jan 16, 2019

The above quotations are from PBS News Hour "2020 Candidate Stands" series.
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