Gabrielle Giffords' Shooting
Rep Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) was critically injured by a gunshot wound to the head on January 8 in an assassination attempt near Tucson, Arizon. Six people were killed and 13 people others injured in the shooting. After months of rehab in a Houston facility, Giffords was able to recover some of her ability to walk, speak, read and write.
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