Gillibrand backs French for Dutchess County exec By Yahoo! News - June 21, 2011 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand officially endorsed Dan French in the race for Dutchess County executive recently. Facebook Comments↓ Read More ↓Join Now! Enjoy having this local, independent, nonprofit news source? Help us keep reporting and become a member today. Already a member? Sign in to get rid of this notice.