Bloomberg gal-pal Diana Taylor considering challenge to Gillibrand

Mike Riggs Contributor
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Have you ever been to Disney World and gone on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride? New York is a lot like that:

The Republican search for a strong candidate to take on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has arrived at one of the most intriguing possibilities yet — former state banking superintendent (and de-facto Big Apple first lady) Diana Taylor.

Multiple sources confirm that Taylor was approached by some Washington-based Republicans privately to gauge whether she had an interest in making a play for the seat, which is already being looked at by a string of Republicans — all men.