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Domestic Violence Bill

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords visited earlier this week to support a new bill that aims to cut back on domestic violence. The bill would have firearms removed from the possession of people that are subject to a restraining order. 18 more words

Mark Masselli

Gabby Giffords fighting for gun law change in Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords visited the Capitol Tuesday supporting a bill that aims to take guns away from accused abusers.

She said to a crowded room, “Women can lead the way. 402 more words


Hero who helped save Rep. Gabrielle Giffords dies

By Tony Marco

(CNN) — Bill Badger, who helped tackle the gunman that shot then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona has died, his wife Sallie Badger tells CNN. 200 more words


Gabrielle Giffords Returns to D.C. to Kick-start Gun Campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is returning to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to help kick-start a longshot campaign to expand criminal background checks to all commercial firearms sales. 417 more words


Americans React to the ‘USS Gabrielle Giffords’

“Are you going to put squirt guns on it? Better make sure the ship only has less than ten rounds on board”

Former democratic politician and noted gun control advocate Gabrielle Giffords took to Facebook Thursday to preview the recently built military combat ship named in her honor. 426 more words


Ideas: Katie’s Story, Part Nineteen

When Judene and I visit, we listen and observe.  Later we brainstorm to identify obstacles, needs, potential solutions, and how we can help.  But at this point, we have tabled our thoughts until the more immediate fundamentals are taken care of.  407 more words