Gabby Giffords Leads Pledge at DNC

Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, whose political career was cut short when she was shot in the head by a gunman at a constituent event on Jan. 8, 2011, took the stage at the Democratic National Convention tonight to lead the crowd in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Her best friend from Congress, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz by her side, Giffords was greeted with a big cheer and left to a standing ovation, with many in the crowd visibly emotional. A spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday...Full Story
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