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PoliticsGillibrand lands her 1st New Hampshire endorsement for 2020

12:51  30 may  2019
12:51  30 may  2019 Source:   msn.com

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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York officially joined the 2020 presidential race on Sunday, declaring in an announcement video that America needs “a leader who makes big, bold, brave choices,” and that she is that leader.

This week, she invited the full New York delegation to her Washington home next Wednesday for drinks. It’s just that no endorsements have Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced in January that she’s running for president in 2020 . But since then, she has struggled to raise money and gain

Gillibrand lands her 1st New Hampshire endorsement for 2020 © The Associated Press Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks to local residents at a coffee shop, Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Mason City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand (KEER'-sten JIHL'-uh-brand) has picked up her first New Hampshire endorsement, announcing that state Rep. Sue Ford says she's "the best person" for the White House.

In a statement released by Gillibrand's campaign, Ford says the New York senator "cares for New Hampshire families and her own."

Ford is a four-term member of the Legislature from Grafton. She says Gillibrand "will always fight for the silenced, marginalized, or ignored."

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The senator is running for president as a mother, a feminist and an experienced politician capable of reaching across the aisle.

New Hampshire holds the nation's first presidential primary and is set to vote on Feb. 11, eight days after the leadoff Iowa caucuses.

Gillibrand has continued to lag former Vice President Joe Biden, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and other top 2020 Democratic presidential candidates in early polls despite repeated visits to Iowa and New Hampshire.

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