Conservative Firebrand Encouraged to Run Against Gillibrand for Senate Seat

You met her here first. Former NY Lt Governor, Betsy McCaughey, tireless fighter for the Constitution, and against the government takeover of healthcare, is being encouraged by NY state conservatives to take on appointed Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand in 2012.

NewsMax reports that "Former New York Lt. Gov. Betsy McCaughey’s name is being floated as the Republican nominee to run against Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand in 2012."

You can listen to a GrokTV interview of Dr McCaughey here, and you can see one of her top rated speeches to a conservative audience after the jump…