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  1. On Native GroundFUKUSHIMA Reminds Us of the Real Nuclear ThreatRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    Within hours of the 2010 Congressional elections, Republican officeholders, media wizards, and 24/7 hate television and radio began to relish the demise of the President. Now, less than six months later, we cannot find strong, legitimate Republicans to run for president.

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  2. Reporting: Great BritainNEW Immigration Rules in Britain Force Students to Look ElsewhereRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    We know that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was holding a "Congress on the Corner" meeting outside a Safeway grocery store. We know that a 22-year-old named Jared Lee Loughner is in FBI custody, and has been charged with one count of attempted assassination of a member of Congress, two counts of killing an employee of the United States and two counts of intent to kill employees of the United States.

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  3. Reporting: Rep. Giffords ShootingWHY Was U.S. Judge John Roll There?Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ANGEL FIRE, N.M., Jan. 8, 2011, 4:31 p.m. ET -- Like so many Americans, the 22-year-old man, Jared Lee Loughner, identified as the shooter of Tucson, Ariz., Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others this morning at a constituent event outside a Safeway store, had a Facebook profile. But it may have been created by a right-wing hacker who wanted to pin blame for the shooting on the far left.

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  4. Heaven TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    Sometime between Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords getting shot at a supermarket and the Pentagon's repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," Austin's Twistworthy Records issued a piece of vinyl. Housed in a deliberately ugly white sleeve, it resembled some clandestine bootleg.

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  5. On Native GroundVERMONT Shows How to Keep Alive the Lost Art of Civility in PoliticsRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Jan. 10, 2011 -- It was just about this time last Sunday night when I tuned into WFLA 970-AM here in Tampa Bay to hear George Noory and got Bill Cunningham instead. Seconds later, his guest was saying of President Obama, "He's a Marxist! He's a socialist! He's a Communist!" I was shocked.

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  6. On Native GroundFUKUSHIMA Reminds Us of the Real Nuclear ThreatRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    Within hours of the 2010 Congressional elections, Republican officeholders, media wizards, and 24/7 hate television and radio began to relish the demise of the President. Now, less than six months later, we cannot find strong, legitimate Republicans to run for president.

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  7. Brasch WordsHATE and Hate Speech: What We KnowRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2011 | American Reporter

    Last week, I was at the Statehouse in Montpelier to cover the inauguration of Peter Shumlin as Vermont's 81st governor. Since the Sept.

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  8. Speakers at School Shootings Symposium Urge Bus Driver TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | STN Online

    School bus drivers should be trained to recognize abrupt personality changes and other aberrant behavior in their riders to help prevent the gun violence plaguing school campuses from spilling over onto school buses. That was the consensus expressed to School Transportation News magazine by several experts on security and school campus violence at the 10th Annual National Security & Intelligence Symposium hosted by the College of Security & Intelligence at Prescott Arizona's Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

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  9. Tucson Shooting Survivor: Here's Why Kroger Should Change Its Gun PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    I'm a staff writer at Forbes, where until recently I chased the super-rich for our Forbes 400 and World's Billionaires lists. Now I'm covering the consumer economy, writing about the big personalities reinventing retail.

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  10. IA-Sen: Gabby Giffords Group Goes After Ernst's (R) Support For Background Checks LoopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Kos

    Exactly a week ahead of the midterm elections, one pro-gun control group is reminding voters that Joni Ernst, Iowa's Republican Senate nominee, supports the federal loophole that allows convicted felons and domestic abusers to purchase firearms without background checks. Americans for Responsible Solutions - the organization founded by former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords after she was critically wounded in a shooting outside of a Tucson supermarket in 2011 - on Tuesday released a new advertisement, titled "Wrong" warning voters about "It's dangerous when a convicted felon or domestic abuser gets their hands on one.

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  11. Giffords tells those at domestic violence conference they can bring changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTAR

    Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords brought her gun-safety message to the Faces of Domestic Violence conference in Phoenix, where women from around the state met to discuss domestic violence and share their stories. Giffords, who was severely wounded in a 2011 Tucson shooting spree, said gun safety is a domestic violence issue, with husband Mark Kelly telling the crowd that the "most dangerous place for the American woman happens to be in her home."

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  12. Homestretch: The 5 most suspenseful House racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Politico

    With Republicans certain to gain House seats next Tuesday - the only real question is how many - it's enough to make you want to tune out and focus on the Senate. Peel back a layer or two, though, and there's actually plenty of drama to keep things interesting the final week.

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  13. Giffords takes on domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | WWLP

    PHOENIX, Ariz. Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords sat down with state and national leaders in Arizona Saturday for a roundtable discussion on solutions to protect women from gun violence.

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  14. On Native GroundTHE America Idea Makes Us ExceptionalRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2011 | American Reporter

    He had been a decent sax player in the Marana High School band, had done okay in a garage band that went nowhere, and after beginning to smoke pot then dropped out of high school. Then he got busted for possession, tried therapy, was rejected by the military, got into Pima Community College and fell into the YouTube visionary thing, got tossed for a series of five confrontations with teachers and school officials, withdrew from school and was finally on his own when, suddenly, he became somebody: the guy who shot Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

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  15. Giffords, Kelly Speak to Hometown Crowd at UARead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | PressReleasePoint

    Former astronaut and Navy pilot says his career pales by comparison to the challenges faced by his wife over the past three years. Gabrielle Giffords' arduous comeback, marked by both frustration and motivation, was wrapped in a theme of inspiration Sunday night in an appearance by Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, on the University of Arizona campus.

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  16. Reporting: Rep. Giffords ShootingTONE of Civil Debate had a Role, Sheriff SaysRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    You don't get elected to Congress as a 40-year-old female Democrat in Tucson, Ariz., unless you're prepared to fight for what you believe in and ready to engage in the hard-nosed give-and-take of the highly partisan House of Representatives of 2011. A successful survivor of lesser wars in terms in the state assembly and state senator, Rep. Danielle Giffords is tough - and that's maybe why she's alive after a madman's bullet was fired through her brain.

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  17. Gun politics to fore after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Of course, the gun nuts will tell you it's because we don't have enough guns." Former U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords also issued a statement. Giffords, who was shot in the head in a 2011 shooting in Arizona, campaigned in Seattle on ...

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  18. GOP House Candidate Marilinda Garcia Plagiarized Parts Of Floor Speech On Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Switched

    GOP candidate Marilinda Garcia appears to have plagiarized parts of a 2012 floor speech she gave in the New Hampshire legislature. Marilinda Garcia, a Republican U.S. House candidate from New Hampshire, plagiarized portions of a 2012 speech she gave against same-sex marriage, according to an analysis by the left-leaning group Granite State Progress.

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  19. EXCLUSIVE: Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly let cowardly Congress have it on gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Salon

    Behind the scenes as gun control goes down in the Senate, revealing the depth of gun power within halls of Congress The Senate scheduled its votes on gun-violence measures on Wednesday, April 17. Gabby and I knew we had to be there. Senators were taking sides.

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  20. Ex-Rep. Giffords on gun violence: 'This is a woman's issue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords prepares to take the stage during a panel discussion about gun violence against women. Photographed on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the Washington Athletic Club in Seattle.

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