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Gabrielle Giffords: Then and now

POSTED: 1:31 PM Jun 12 2011   UPDATED: 2:22 PM Jan 18 2014

Jan. 8 marks the third anniversary of a mass shooting that left former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords critically wounded. Today, Giffords continues to call for persistence in the fight for gun control and has revealed for the first time that she now has movement in her right arm. Look back at her miraculous recovery.

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Jan. 8 is the anniversary of the Tucson, Ariz. shooting that killed six people and wounded 13 others, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. Giffords continues to call for persistence in the fight for gun control. pictured here, Giffords is led by her husband, retired NASA astronaut and Navy Capt. Mark Kelly as she prepares to give an opening statement before the Senate Judiciary Committee during hearing about gun control on Capitol Hill Jan. 30, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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