Women in the World Live Chat Welcomes Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand spoke with The Daily Beast's Ronnie Cho about the 2011 Women in the World summit, and why we need more women in power now more than ever.

Read the transcript of New York Sen. Kristen Gillibrand’s March 10 talk on the chat module below.

This chat is the third in The Daily Beast's Women in the World Live Chat Series.

Read the transcripts of our other live chats:

Human rights activist Malika Saada Saar on human trafficking and sexual exploitation of women and girls, and how to fight it

Dr. Amy Lehman on her revolutionary floating health clinic project that aims to save lives in the most remote areas of Africa

Women in the World would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support: HP, American Express, Coca-Cola Company, Exxon Mobil, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Thomson Reuters, Virtue Foundation, David Yurman and Delta Airlines