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Giffords starts anti-gun group

She aims to counter lobbyists

Posted: January 9, 2013 at 4:58 a.m.

A man visits a memorial Tuesday in Tucson marking the Jan. 8, 2011, shooting that left six people dead and 13 injured, including former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz.

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched a political action committee aimed at curbing gun violence Tuesday as her Arizona hometown paused to mark the second anniversary of a deadly shooting rampage that left her with severe injuries.

Raw: Tucson Pauses on Anniversary of Shooting

Tucson residents rang bells at 10:11 a.m. _ the moment a mentally ill gunman opened fire on former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords as she met with constituents in 2011, killing six people and leaving 12 others injured. (By The Associated Press)
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