By Christina Wilkie - 05/16/11 11:53 PM EDT
Gillibrand is an excellent player, an ITK spy said — so good that she could give Breaux a run for his money.
The New York Democrat played on her high school team. A 2010 profile of Gillibrand in New York Magazine reported that she “earned a reputation as a player who wore down her competitors by returning their shots until they crumpled with exhaustion.”
But could she beat Breaux? ITK contacted Breaux’s Patton Boggs office, but didn’t hear back.