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Giffords Stands On Own Two Feet

Carly Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Representative Gabrielle Giffords stood on her own two feet with assistance today, Tucson's KVOA reported. Her doctor, Peter Rhee, also said the congr...

Mark Kelly: Wife Gabrielle Giffords Feared She Would Be Shot

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mark Kelly sat down with Diane Sawyer in an exclusive interview for ABC's "20/20", where he discussed his wife Gabrielle Giffords' current condition, ...

Lucia Graves

Guns In U.S. Politics: 10 Recent Examples

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of the Saturday shooting in Tucson, Ariz., Rep. Peter King (D-N.Y) announced he will introduce legislation to make it illegal to bring a g...

Lucia Graves

Black GOP Official Resigns Citing Arizona Tea Party Threats

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Updated: The sole black Republican Party district chairman in Arizona resigned from his post in the wake of Saturday's shooting, citing threats from t...

Elise Foley

Heroic Giffords Intern Could Be Asked For Papers Under Arizona Immigration Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When a gunman attacked Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) and others on Saturday, 20-year-old intern Daniel Hernandez ran toward the shot...

Jason Linkins

Jan Brewer Leads Standing Ovation For Daniel Hernandez

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Moments ago, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer spoke out in support of "extraordinary Arizonans who responded with professionalism and saved lives" during this ...

Lucia Graves

7 Big Events In The Federal Gun Control Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The deadly shooting at Rep. Gabrielle Giffords's political event in Tucson, Ariz. on Saturday is re-energizing gun control advocates. But Paul Helmke,...

Ryan Grim

Grijalva: Palin Needs To Look At Her Own Behavior

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.), who represents a district adjacent to Gabrielle Giffords's, said that Saturday's shooting is a consequence of the vitrio...

Gabrielle Giffords Is a Fighter

Rep. Chellie Pingree | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Chellie Pingree

When she was brutally shot, Gabby was out doing what she loved to do -- meeting with her constituents in a local setting, allowing people to speak to her directly.

Lucia Graves

Giffords, Target Of Previous Political Threats, Known For Magnetic Personality

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gabrielle Giffords, 40, has represented Arizona's 8th District since 2007 after serving in the Arizona legislature from 2001 to 2005. She took the sea...