Ex-Rep. Gabby Giffords attends N.Y. gun show The former Arizona congresswoman visited the Saratoga Springs Arms ... Giffords, a face of the national gun control effort, slowly walked hand-in-hand with Kelly through the large room where Winchester rifles, muzzle-loaders, antique knives and other ... 10/13/2013 - 12:41 pm | View Link
Giffords launches gun control lobbying effort as Obama's deadline looms Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched a political action committee aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday as her Arizona hometown paused to mark ... issues like controlling the sale of large-capacity magazines and keeping guns from the mentally ... 01/8/2013 - 7:37 am | View Link
Gabrielle Giffords to visit Newtown Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D), who was severely wounded in a mass shooting two years ago, is planning a Friday visit to the Connecticut town shattered by the shooting deaths of 26 students and staff members last month at an elementary school. 01/2/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Replacing Gabby Giffords: Will Democrats hang onto her seat? Special." We shouldn't read too much into Tuesday's results — particularly because the emotional element surrounding the shooting makes this Arizona race even less a test of the political winds than most special elections. 06/12/2012 - 1:09 am | 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
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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 ... 04/20/2014 - 1:43 pm | View Website
Cronkite News Cronkite NewsWatch and News Service (CNS) at Arizona State University (ASU) provide full, multimedia coverage, including video reports and a daily newscast, of state ... 04/20/2014 - 1:28 pm | View Website
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Politics, Political News Washington Post, Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations: The Washington Post, Guardian are honored with a major publishing prize. Kathleen Sebelius: Timing of ... 04/20/2014 - 9:04 am | View Website
Mason Atkins is an intern for Think Progress. CREDIT: Matt Radick via Flicker Creative Commons In 1991, Congress passed the Jeanne Clery Act, a federal law that requires all colleges in the United States to accurately and effectively collect and disclose reports of sexual crimes that occur on their campuses and help end sexual violence on college campuses.
CREDIT: Showtime Evangelical climate scientist Dr. Katharine Hayhoe has just been named to TIME magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world! A featured star on Showtime’s landmark climate series, “Years Of Living Dangerously,” Katharine joins such one-namers as Beyonce and Hillary — and Vladimir and Francis (the Pope).
Screenshot from official 5 Seconds of Summer video for “She Looks So Perfect” CREDIT: YouTube Ladies and gentlemen, your first contender for song of summer is here! The source: an Australian, appropriately-named boy band, 5 Seconds of Summer. The acronym: 5SOS. The song: “She Looks So Perfect.” Summer songs have a vital role to play in our pop music ecosystem.
Politics, the saying goes, is a dirty game — but for one British political aide, it’s dirty pictures, too. A top staffer to the leader of an influential political party in the U. K. has literally been caught with her pants down, in explicit photos leaked to a British newspaper.
The Justice Department set new clemency rules Wednesday that could free thousands of nonviolent cons — mostly low-level federal drug offenders. To be eligible, an inmate must have been imprisoned for at least 10 years with good behavior, and not have a long criminal history.
The city proposed a 3.35% increase in water rates Wednesday, the smallest annual hike in nine years. It’s also less than half of what the Department of Environmental Protection initially said it would need.