Congresswoman Fighting For Her Life After Shooting

Congresswoman Fighting For Her Life After Shooting
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POSTED: Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 3:08pm

UPDATED: Monday, January 10, 2011 - 12:01pm

UPDATE - Federal Chief Judge John Roll and nine-year-old girl among dead

TUCSON, AZ - Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is in critical condition after being shot in the head at a political event Saturday morning in Tucson.

Giffords was holding a meet and greet with constituents when a gunman opening fire, shooting Giffords at close range. At least four people, and as many as a dozen were shot. Giffords was taken to a local hospital where she underwent surgery. Law Enforcement officials are reporting the gunman has been taken into custody.

Giffords, a 40-year-old Democrat, won Arizona's 8th District Congressional seat in 2006 by defeating Republican Randy Graf. She was elected to a third term this past November. Prior to serving in Washington, Giffords had served in both the Arizona State House and Senate.

Giffords is married to Mark Kelly, a NASA Astronaut and former Navy Pilot.

Among the dead victims include Federal Chief Judge John Roll and a nine-year-old girl.

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Is the bigot Governor of Arizona going to pin a metal on the races animal??? I am sure she would like that. Our prayers are with Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

No, but she is sending you a subscription to LearnToSpell.com and Psychology Today for the Unlearned. That is if you can learn to spell first.

OUR PRAYERS GO OUT TO HER AND HER FAMILY FOR HER RECOVERY, SHE WILL RECOVER WITH THE LORD'S HELP AND PRAYERS FROM EVERYONE! AND OUR PRAYERS TO ALL THE FAMILY'S THAT LOST SOMEONE THERE! NOW I HOPE THIS GUY WILL GET LIFE OR THE DEATH PENTLY FOR MURDER AND A 9 YRS OLD WOW SO YOUNG SO SAD, WE ARE HURTING , MY PARTNER AND I AND WE LIVE IN EL PASO, TX SO PLEASE EVERYONE PRAY FOR ALL FAMILY!!!!

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