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Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
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With President Barack Obama deeply unpopular in many of the 2014 battleground states, the Clinton have been attending fundraisers and get-out-the-vote rallies for a long roster of Democratic candidates.
Hillary Clinton was in Denver Tuesday to vouch for endangered Sen. Mark Udall and try to stir enthusiasm in a perennial swing state that would be critical to her own presidential campaign.
The race between him and Republican Martha McSally has grown tighter in recent weeks, and Giffords is playing more of a role by raising money for her former aide and increasingly turning the race into a debate about guns.
Americans for Responsible Solutions, the organization founded by Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, has poured $1.5 million into the race, funding TV ads criticizing McSally for her stances against proposed gun-control measures.
The organization is spending millions on 11 congressional races this season, but the two that have gotten the most attention are in Arizona and New Hampshire, said Pia Carusone, the organization's senior adviser.
For Barber, expanding background checks to gun shows and online sales is one of the first steps in addressing gun violence.
 her spokesman said she supports the "full enforcement of federal laws that are in place to keep guns out of the hands of prohibited persons, including convicted felons, domestic abusers, the mentally ill, stalkers and persons without documentation."
A TV ad produced by Giffords' group that denounced McSally's opposition to banning misdemeanor-convicted stalkers from buying guns was pulled after McSally said she had been a victim of stalking and supported keeping guns out of stalkers' hands.