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Mark Kelly: ‘Gabby Is Angry Today’

Mark Kelly: ‘Gabby Is Angry Today’

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Mark Kelly expressed anger shared by he and his wife, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, after the Senate failed to pass the Manchin-Toomey gun background check deal on Wednesday.”Gabby is angry today, and she’s hor…

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Have ‘Mystical Connection’ in Photo Shoot

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Have ‘Mystical Connection’ in Photo Shoot

Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic(WASHINGTON) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, ex-astronaut Mark Kelly, have a “mystical connection” that was on display during a recent interview with Vogue magazine.The couple posed for photogra…

Mark Kelly Possible Heir to Gabrielle Giffords’ Political Career

Mark Kelly Possible Heir to Gabrielle Giffords’ Political Career

Valerie Macon/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — One of the more dramatic moments of President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night was when he said over and over that victims of gun violence “deserve a vote” to thunderous applause.”Gabby Giffords…

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Launch Initiative to Curb Gun Violence

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Launch Initiative to Curb Gun Violence

ABC/Ida Astute(NEW YORK) — After she was gravely wounded by gunfire two years ago in Tucson, Ariz., former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, imagined a life out of the public eye, where she would continue therapy surrounded by the f…

Daniel Hernandez Jr. Answers Questions on “This Week”

Daniel Hernandez Jr. Answers Questions on “This Week”

David Becker/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — ABC’s This Week, caught up with Daniel Hernandez Jr., who was lauded for his heroism after he rushed to help former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords after she was shot outside a Tucson, Ariz., grocery store n…

Ron Barber, Former Gabrielle Giffords Aide, Wins Seat in Congress After Close Race

Ron Barber, Former Gabrielle Giffords Aide, Wins Seat in Congress After Close Race

Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Democrat Ron Barber, former aide to Gabrielle Giffords, was declared the winner today of a tight congressional race in Southern Arizona.Saturday morning, Barber’s opponent, Republican Martha McSally, calle…

Mark Kelly: Loughner’s Sentencing ‘Not Exactly Closure, But It Is Resolution’

Mark Kelly: Loughner’s Sentencing ‘Not Exactly Closure, But It Is Resolution’

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Ex-astronaut Mark Kelly spoke to ABC’s Diane Sawyer Thursday night about what it was like to be in the courtroom with his wife, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, as Jared Lee Loughner was sentenced.Loughner, 24, wen…

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly to Appear at Loughner Sentencing

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly to Appear at Loughner Sentencing

Valerie Macon/Getty Images(TUCSON, Ariz.) — A source close to former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and Shuttle Commander Mark Kelly tells ABC News exclusively that both Giffords and Kelly will be at the sentencing of Tucson gunman Jared Loughner Th…

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Watch Endeavour Space Shuttle Fly Over Tucson

Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly Watch Endeavour Space Shuttle Fly Over Tucson

NASA/ Robert Markowitz(TUCSON, Ariz.) — The space shuttle Endeavour arrived in California Thursday after taking a detour over Tucson as former astronaut Mark Kelly and his wife, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, watched from a rooftop at the University …

NASA to Fly Space Shuttle Endeavour Over Tucson to Honor Gabby Giffords

NASA to Fly Space Shuttle Endeavour Over Tucson to Honor Gabby Giffords

NASA/ Robert Markowitz(HOUSTON) — The space shuttle Endeavour is on a 2,700-mile cross-country trip. So you have to wonder why it couldn’t make one small detour — especially at the request of former astronaut Mark Kelly, who commanded Endeavour…

Gabby Giffords Leads Pledge of Allegiance at DNC

Gabby Giffords Leads Pledge of Allegiance at DNC

Alex Wong/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, whose political career was cut short when she was shot in the head by a gunman at a constituent event on Jan. 8, 2011, took the stage at the Democratic National Convention Thurs…

Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords in Charlotte for DNC

Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords in Charlotte for DNC

Alex Wong/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, whose political career was cut short when she was shot in the head by a deranged constituent, has traveled to North Carolina for the Democratic National Convention.”I ca…

Jared Lee Loughner Reportedly Set to Plead Guilty

Jared Lee Loughner Reportedly Set to Plead Guilty

Pima County Sheriff’s Department(NEW YORK) — The man accused in the January 2011 shooting rampage in Tucson, Ariz., that left six people dead and 13 wounded, including former Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, is set to plead guilty in court…

Giffords’ Successor Holds First ‘Congress on Your Corner’

Giffords’ Successor Holds First ‘Congress on Your Corner’

Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images(TUSCON, Ariz.) — Just days after being sworn in as Gabrielle Giffords’ successor, Rep. Ron Barber (D-Ariz.), is carrying on his old boss’ tradition by holding his first “Congress on Your Corner” even…

Former Giffords Aide Ron Barber Wins Arizona Special Election

Former Giffords Aide Ron Barber Wins Arizona Special Election

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PHOENIX) — Ron Barber, the former district director for Gabrielle Giffords, has won the special election for his old bosses’ seat.For Barber, 66, victory is bittersweet.  The top aide to Giffords was also injured in t…

Arizona Holds Special Election to Fill Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ Seat

Arizona Holds Special Election to Fill Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ Seat

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PHOENIX) — Arizonans in the state’s 8th Congressional District will cast their votes Tuesday in a special election to fill the seat vacated by former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ retirement.  The race between former…

Gabby Giffords Pushes for Barber Campaign in Arizona

Gabby Giffords Pushes for Barber Campaign in Arizona

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords spent the weekend campaigning for her ex-aide, Ron Barber, as he attempts to inherit the vacant seat left by his old boss in the House of Representatives.On Tuesday voters in A…

Race for Gabrielle Giffords’ Old Seat Shapes Up for Hard Fight

Race for Gabrielle Giffords’ Old Seat Shapes Up for Hard Fight

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PHOENIX) — On Tuesday, voters in Arizona’s 8th congressional district will go to the polls to cast their votes in the special election to fill the seat left open after former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ resignation.The …

AZ Special Election: Former Marine Wins GOP Primary for Giffords’ House Seat

AZ Special Election: Former Marine Wins GOP Primary for Giffords’ House Seat

Alex Wong/Getty Images(TUCSON, Ariz.) — Former marine Jesse Kelly has won the Republican primary in the special election to fill the Arizona House seat once held by Gabby Giffords.Kelly will face Ron Barber, a former district director for Giffords, in…

Race for Gabrielle Giffords’ Arizona Congressional Seat Begins

Race for Gabrielle Giffords’ Arizona Congressional Seat Begins

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The primary for the special election in Arizona’s eighth congressional district — the district formerly represented by Gabrielle Giffords — takes place on Tuesday, with the special election to follow on Jun…

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