(WASHINGTON) — Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) DNC Chair and close friend of former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords, said “Gabby is doing so well.” Wasserman Schultz joined ABC News in a web exclusive after her appearance on the This Week roundtable Sunday. She discussed her political career and shared news about Giffords.
“Gabby is doing so well. She’s made tremendous progress. She continues to make progress,” Wasserman Schultz said. ”She’s given a couple of short speeches. We saw how incredible she was during her testimony in front of the United States Senate. She’s started an organization with her husband, Mark Kelly, Americans for Responsible Solutions. And they’re advocating all over the country for a responsible approach to dealing with gun violence and gun safety.”
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