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Ex-aide to Gabrielle Giffords faces recount in House race

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TUCSON Ariz. - U.S. Representative Ron Barber, an Arizona Democrat who was an aide to Gabrielle Giffords, faces a recount after his Republican challenger finished the race for a congressional border district with 161 votes ahead of him.

Ex aide to Gabrielle Giffords trailing in vote count for U.S. House seat

TUCSON Ariz. - An incumbent U.S. Representative from Arizona and former aide to Gabrielle Giffords, who was injured in a 2011 shooting rampage, was narrowly trailing a Republican challenger in the vote count on Tuesday, a week after U.S. mid-term elections.

Politics, 11 Nov 2014

Arizona congressional candidate denounces ad by gun control group

- A Republican in a hotly contested Arizona congressional race fought back on Tuesday against an attack ad by gun control advocates, saying she has always favored barring stalkers from owning guns and dismissing suggestions to the contrary as "vile tactics."

U.S., Politics, 23 Sep 2014

Arizona congressional candidate denounces ad by gun control group

- A Republican in a hotly contested Arizona congressional race fought back on Tuesday against an attack ad by gun control advocates, saying she has always favored barring stalkers from owning guns and dismissing suggestions to the contrary as "vile tactics."

U.S., Politics, 23 Sep 2014

Former congresswoman Giffords seeks to rally women on gun push

WASHINGTON - Shooting victim and former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sought on Wednesday to rally women behind her push for stricter U.S. gun laws.

Politics, 18 Jun 2014

Gabrielle Giffords, husband pen book urging gun laws to save lives

PHOENIX - Former U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords, who was gravely wounded in a 2011 shooting rampage, has written a book with her husband "to rouse the long-overdue conversation" for gun control, a cause she has focused on since leaving office, her publisher said on Tuesday.

Politics, 11 Feb 2014

The 'fearless' speech writer behind Obama's State of Union address

WASHINGTON - Six days before the State of the Union address, Cody Keenan posted on the photo-sharing site Instagram a blurred image of a speech draft with President Barack Obama's notes in the margins. He ended the post with "#SpoilerAlert #InsideSOTU-Cody."

Politics, 28 Jan 2014

Giffords leaves door open for possible political future

- Former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was badly wounded in a shooting rampage three years ago, appeared to leave the door open for a possible future run for public office in a television interview that aired on Thursday.

Politics, 09 Jan 2014

Former U.S. Representative Giffords skydives on anniversary of shooting

PHOENIX - Former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot and badly wounded in a shooting rampage, went skydiving on Wednesday to mark the third anniversary of the attack that nearly took her life, according to an NBC journalist who accompanied her.

U.S., Politics, 08 Jan 2014

Two Democrats will not run again after 18 years in U.S. Congress

- Two veteran Democrats said on Wednesday they would not seek re-election in 2014 for U.S. Congress seats they have each held for 18 years.

Politics, 08 Jan 2014