Former NASA shuttle commander Mark Kelly — also known as the other half of former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) — announced Sunday he was joining a space startup called World View as Director of Crew Operations. World View's plan:...Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - Since leaving her role as U.S. Representative for Arizona's 8th district last year, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has become a national advocate for gun control reform, but is also devoting herself to another personal issue. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation announced Friday that she will serve as the honorary chairwoman of its […]
(CNN) – Dozens of retired senior military veterans are signing onto Americans for Responsible Solutions, the pro-gun control group of former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly. The new initiative, Veterans for Responsible Solutions, will support Giffords and Kelly's wider efforts by bringing to bear the experience of military veterans who've sworn to […]
In their non-stop push for more gun control, former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly have presented Congress with a letter referencing "16 more mass shootings" since the heinous crime at Sandy Hook Elementary on December 14, 2012. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Former Arizona congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords, went to New York to push for background checks at gun shows. She even toured a gun show while she was there and wanted to require background checks for buyers. Reuters reported that Giffords and her husband, retired U.S. astronaut Mark Kelly, want background checks for buyers at gun […]
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords visited a gun show in Saratoga Springs on Sunday. This was her first visit to a gun show since she was shot in the head in January 2011, during an attack at an event with constituents in Tucson, Arizona that left six others dead. Show More Summary
With the 2014 election cycle fast approaching, Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly are raising money they can spend supporting gun control in their self-appointed role as the anti-NRA. As Breitbart News reported on October 12th, Giffords...Show More Summary
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) and her husband Mark Kelly attended a Saratoga Springs gun show in upstate New York on Sunday — her first gun show visit since surviving a 2011 shooting. The post Gabby Giffords Visits New York Gun Show, Finds Little Opposition To Background Check System appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Also in the Washington Post: Things got slightly uncomfortable when Gabrielle Giffords toured a gun show in New York over the weekend, in a scene that was “mostly welcoming — with a few hostile undertones,” Michael Hill reports. Giffords, making her first visit to a gun show since she was shot in 2011, was greeted […]
Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords attended a New York gun show on Sunday to draw attention towards voluntary background checks for buyers. The 43-year-old politician was shot in the head while giving a speech in Tuscon, Arizona two years ago. Show More Summary
Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords on Sunday made her first visit to a gun since surviving a 2011 shooting. A smiling Giffords, who has became a leading gun-control advocate since the shooting, toured the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair in New York, surrounded by rifles, knives and “Don’t Tread On Me” flags. Show More Summary
Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was gravely wounded in a 2011 mass shooting that killed six and injured 12 others, attended a New York gun show Sunday to draw attention to voluntary background checks for buyers. Giffords, 43, who was shot through the head at …
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — A smiling Gabrielle Giffords toured rows of tables loaded with rifles and handguns Sunday in her first visit to a gun show since surviving a 2011 shooting, and pleaded afterward for people to come together to stop gun violence.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York (Reuters) - Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was in New York on Sunday to tour her first gun show since being shot in the head to review new measures that require background checks for buyer...
(SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is set for her first visit to a gun show since she survived an assassination attempt in 2011. The former Arizona congresswoman plans to highlight a voluntary agreement that closely monitors gun show sales in New York. Show More Summary
Gabrielle Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly want to challenge the NRA in Congressional races in 2014. Ten months after the heinous crime at Sandy Hook Elementary and six and a half months since a Tucson gun store owner refused to sell...Show More Summary
The former Arizona congresswoman who survived an assassination attempt will appear at the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair this weekend with husband Mark Kelly and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Giffords and…Kelly, a former combat pilot and astronaut, are scheduled to be with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman at the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair […]
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot.
(ALBANY, N.Y. ) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a New York gun show, the first such visit since she was shot. Giffords and husband Mark Kelly, a former combat pilot...Show More Summary
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona was honored over the weekend for her service to the public by Scripps College. Her alma mater awarded her the school's highest level of recognition: the Ellen Browning Scripps Medal.