Gabrielle Giffords

Gabrielle Dee Giffords is an American retired politician and gun control advocate who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives representing from January 2007 until January 2012, when she resigned due to a severe brain injury suffered during an assassination attempt. A member of the Democratic Party, Giffords was the third woman in Arizona's history to be elected to the U.S. Congress. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Gabrielle Giffords has 124 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2006 Debate as a State Senator for Arizona. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 35 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 12,010 views per program. Most appearances with Mark E. Kelly (14), Hillary Clinton (6), Joe Biden (5). Most common tags: Violence, Gun Control, Clinton, Hillary.

Appearances by Title:January 8, 2012 - Present Co-Founder, Americans for Responsible Solutions

Videos: 1


U.S. Representative, D-AZ 8th January 4, 2007 - January 25, 2012 Videos: 121 U.S. Representative-Elect, Arizona
c. November 7, 2006 - c. January 4, 2007 Videos: 1 State Senator, Arizona
c. January 1, 2003 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 1

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Past Elections

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