True grit—UPDATED

No matter where you stand on the issue of gun control, you can’t help but be moved at watching this powerful testimony.   (Her handwritten text is pictured above). Ladies and gentlemen, Gabby Giffords, speaking before the Senate Judiciary Committee on gun control. UPDATE: An alert reader pointed me to this item in The Atlantic, [Read More...]

Historic and moving: Gabrielle Giffords returns to Congress

A moment that some people thought could never happen: Congresswoman Gabby Giffords appears on the floor of the House of Representatives tonight to cast her vote for the debt ceiling bill. [Read more...]