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 - 1:09 am | View Link
Replacing Gabby Giffords: Will Democrats hang onto her seat? "Gabrielle Giffords looms large in special Arizona election" SEE MORE: Florida's voter purge: Discriminatory? Hold on. Sympathy won't decide this election: The vote won't "hinge on what happened that tragic day at the Safeway in Tucson," says Aaron Blake ... 06/11/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Gabrielle Giffords looms large in special Arizona election But Kelly’s imperfections as a candidate are seemingly adding to the challenges Republicans face in the contest. National Democratic groups are bombarding TV sets with ads highlighting a series of controversial statements Kelly made in the 2010 race ... 06/10/2012 - 12:28 pm | View Link
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords to resign from Congress this week WASHINGTON — Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona says on her Facebook page she intends to resign from Congress this week to concentrate on recovering from wounds suffered in an assassination attempt a little more than a year ago. According to officials in ... 01/22/2012 - 6:39 am | View Link
'Tough' Gabrielle Giffords helps fellow shooting victims CONGRESSWOMAN Gabrielle Giffords, in her first public interview since she was shot in the head in Tucson on January 13, dotes on her husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, and calls him "brave, brave, brave" as she kisses his bald head. In a segment of the ... 11/15/2011 - 12:10 am | View Link
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Arizona SB 1070 The Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act (introduced as Arizona Senate Bill 1070 and thus often referred to simply as Arizona SB 1070) is a ... 09/2/2014 - 3:24 am | View Website
Gabrielle Giffords Gabrielle Dee "Gabby" Giffords (born June 8, 1970) is a retired American politician. As a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, she ... 09/2/2014 - 2:42 am | View Website
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But he also is a potential 2016 presidential candidate, with a lot of swagger but little foreign policy experience.
CREDIT: Shutterstock Industrial espionage, punitive tariffs and trade wars — as the New York Times reported on Monday, they’re just the latest in the ongoing dispute between solar manufacturers in the U. S. and China. SolarWorld Americas — the largest solar panel manufacturer in the U. S. — first brought its case to the Commerce Department in 2011, arguing that subsidies provided by the Chinese government were allowing manufacturers there to sell solar panels at unfairly low costs, threatening the finances of manufacturers in America.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels CREDIT: AP Photo/Olivier Matthys It’s been a busy summer in Europe’s capitals. As President Obama prepares to leave the U. S. to join them on Tuesday, the leaders of the member countries of NATO find themselves forced to confront a question that has plagued them since the fall of the Soviet Union: where exactly do the alliance’s priorities lie?
Michigan Senate candidate Gary Peters wants voters — and elected officials — to know one thing: you can’t talk about climate change without talking about jobs. “I think from an economic development standpoint it actually presents some great opportunities for us in Michigan with job creation, and moving toward sustainable energy and renewable energy,” Peters said.
It seems that ISIS is trying to bait the United States into war.
A new video attributed to the Islamic State terrorist organization purports to show the beheading of U. S. journalist Steven Sotloff, marking the second such execution in recent weeks by a group that controls parts of Iraq and Syria and has threatened to kill other captives.
The video shows a bound Sotloff being held at knifepoint by a black-clad militant against a desert backdrop that appears similar to the one shown in a video released last month depicting the beheading of American journalistJames Foley.