Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords was nearly killed in a mass shooting in Tucson, Arizona, two years ago today.
Giffords retired from Congress last year to focus on her recovery after she was shot in the head on Jan. 8, 2011. Six people died, including a 9-year-old girl and a federal judge Tthe gunman, jared loughner, is serving a life sentence without parole
Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly, a NASA astronaut, have launched a new website aimed at curbing gun violence.
It’s called “Americans for Responsible Solutions.” The site calls on elected officials to work toward stopping gun violence and promoting responsible gun ownership