Obama Slams Senators Who Oppose Gun MeasurePresident Barack Obama says the Senate's opposition to a bill that would have expanded background checks for gun buyers marks a "shameful day for Washington." He says a minority of senators decided "it wasn't worth it" to protect the nation's children.
NRA: Mark Kelly Buying Guns Is 'Cheap Publicity Stunt'The husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords generated nearly 4,000 comments on Facebook from people on both sides of the gun debate after he posted a photo of himself buying a military-style rifle — a purchase he said he made to demonstrate how easy it is to obtain the kind of firearms he's lobbying Congress to ban.
Gabby Giffords, Husband Launch Political Action Committee For Gun ControlFormer U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched a political action committee aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday, the second anniversary of the Tucson shooting that killed six people and left her critically injured.
Could Newtown Shooting be Gun-Control Tipping Point?The question surfaces each time a mass murder unfolds: Will this one change the political calculus in Washington against tougher gun control?
Husband: Gabby Giffords, Loughner Had 'Quite The Staring Contest'The pain was palpable, measured in silent stares in the courtroom between an emotionless murderer and wounded former congresswoman who looked her attempted killer in the eyes for the first time since he shot her in the head.
Giffords Confronts Loughner As He Is Sentenced To Life In PrisonThe man who pleaded guilty to a deadly Arizona shooting rampage that wounded former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was sentenced to life in prison Thursday.
Giffords' Resignation Sets Up Free-For-All For Congressional SeatU.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' decision to resign from Congress sets up a political free-for-all in her competitive southeastern Arizona district, with voters set to pick a temporary replacement and then a full-term representative in rapid succession.
Tucson Shooting Survivor: Giffords Makes Me Want To 'Vomit'A man whose wife died in the deadly Tucson shooting one year ago says Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband makes him want to “vomit.”