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Gabrielle Gifford

Fitz Blog: Despite concerns

“Despite their concerns, Loughner's parents said they never sent him to get help and he had never been diagnosed as mentally ill.”

March 28, 2013 11:45 amLoading…
Giffords named recipient of JFK award for courage

Giffords named recipient of JFK award for courage

BOSTON - Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been named this year's recipient of the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage award for her advocacy on reducing gun violence.

March 09, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
Giffords named recipient of JFK award for courage

Giffords named recipient of JFK award for courage

Former U.S. Rep Gabrielle Giffords was at a gathering Wednesday in Tucson, urging U.S. senators to support wider background checks on gun sales.

March 09, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
It’s official: Ron Barber wins it

It’s official: Ron Barber wins it

PHOENIX  — Ron Barber’s election to fill a midterm vacancy in Arizona’s U.S. House delegation is now official — about two weeks after the Tucson Democrat formally took office in Washington.

July 09, 2012 12:32 pmLoading…

Barber's 'Congress on Corner' event Saturday delayed a few hours

U.S. Rep Ron Barber’s first “Congress On Your Corner” event Saturday will be delayed for a few hours because of weather problems keeping him longer in Washington, D.C.

June 22, 2012 9:31 pmLoading…

Barber to hold weekend gathering at a Tucson Safeway

Newly-elected U.S. Rep. Ron Barber will host his first “Congress on the Corner” event this weekend at a Tucson Safeway — but not the same store where he was nearly killed during a similar event in January 2011.

June 21, 2012 1:05 pmLoading…
Standing ovation as Giffords resigns

Standing ovation as Giffords resigns

WASHINGTON - In a body occasionally known for untoward exits, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords stood among cheering, crying colleagues to say goodbye Wednesday, over a year after she was gravely wounded by a would-be assassin.

January 25, 2012 9:02 am Video Related Loading…

Giffords, husband visit Tucson trailhead named for aide

Rep. Gabrielle Gifford’s husband says he has accompanied her on a visit to a trailhead named in honor of the congresswoman’s aide.

January 07, 2012 12:13 pmLoading…

Mark Kelly will speak in Tucson Dec. 6

Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, will discuss their new book, "Gabby: A Story of Hope and Courage," Dec. 6 at Centennial Hall on the University of Arizona campus.

November 15, 2011 11:03 am Related Loading…
Giffords calls husband brave in ABC interview

Giffords calls husband brave in ABC interview

WASHINGTON — Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, in her first public interview since she was shot in the head in Tucson last winter, doted on her husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, and called him “brave, brave, brave” as she kissed his bald head.

November 14, 2011 2:20 pmLoading…

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