Giffords begins 9-state tour on women, guns The former Arizona congresswoman, who was severely wounded in a 2011 shooting in Tucson that killed six people, told law enforcement officials, domestic violence advocates and others that those who seek "common sense" gun reforms can lead the way in ... 10/14/2014 - 11:59 am | View Link
Inspirational Gabrielle Giffords delivers emotional Pledge of Allegiance at Democratic National Convention The former Arizona congresswoman made her own way onto the platform on Thursday night, walking with a distinct limp as she received a standing ovation. In emotional scenes, convention delegates had tears in their eyes when she finished. Giffords then ... 09/6/2012 - 2:39 pm | View Link
Replacing Gabby Giffords: Will Democrats hang onto her seat? Both parties agree the Arizona election won't be about the shooting, which is why they're treating it as a "pure toss-up" with national implications. 06/12/2012 - 3:09 am | View Link
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Gabrielle Giffords looms large in special Arizona election TUCSON, Ariz. — Democrats are looking west to a House election in southeastern Arizona to break a nasty streak of bad headlines for the party — from its crushing loss in Wisconsin to weak employment numbers and the president’s ill-advised remarks ... 06/10/2012 - 11:17 am | View Link
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Arizona Headlines A protest against police brutality in Downtown Phoenix led to a clash between police and protestors. During the confrontation, officers shot pepper balls into the ... 10/30/2014 - 7:34 pm | View Website
NEW YORK -- Lawmakers and advocates rejoiced Friday after a federal appeals court refused to allowNew York City police unions to intervene in the city’s sweeping stop-and-frisk settlement. The decision removed the last major obstacle for Mayor Bill de Blasio in reforming the police department's use of the tactic, and in fulfilling a campaign promise that helped him win the mayor's race a year ago.
Colorado's two largest newspapers, The Denver Post and The Gazette, have rarely mentioned Hispanic voters and the issues that matter to this key electoral bloc in their coverage of the state's U. S. Senate race. Hispanic Vote Is Key In Colorado's Senate Race
Pew Research Center: Hispanics Are An Important Voting Bloc In Colorado.
It's become pretty common, among a certain set of people, to blame those who are dealing with poverty, lingering joblessness, limited education and a deteriorating community for their own plight.
We constantly here that, "gee, if Oprah! can pull herself up from food stamps to billionaire, what exactly is everyone else's excuse for not becoming at least millionaires even if they started off homeless and underfed?" We hear that if you're over 30 and still working at minimum wage you must be "A Loser."
So then, someone like Michael Brown clearly deserves our contempt because he didn't manage to turn himself into a CEO with his own shaved-ice stand yet.