Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand dreams of bringing #MeToo to the American military

The New York Post reports that Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) isn't aiming to be Joe Biden's running mate.  Instead, she wants to become the secretary of defense.  Her goal: Pushing a #MeToo agenda on the military.  It seems that Gillibrand's prior commitment to #BelieveAllWomen stops at Biden's doorstep. For those who haven't been paying close attention to Gillibrand's career, the Post says she's long had her eye on reforming the military: Gillibrand, who has spent years focusing on military issues as a senior member of the Armed Services committee, is looking to become a #MeToo reformer in the Department of Defense. "She wants to completely restructure the DoD, the military org chart, and overhaul the way complaints against those in power are handled, particularly as it relates to sexual assaults," a Capitol Hill insider with knowledge of Gillibrand's thinking told The...(Read Full Post)
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