Former Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords made a rare appearance before a cheering crowd of supporters at a "get out the vote" concert in downtown Tucson.
Giffords was joined by her husband, Mark Kelly, at the Saturday event for a special election race for the seat from which she resigned.
The standing-room only crowd gathered at a theater cheered as she walked on stage with her husband, who spoke on her behalf.
"It was incredibly hard for her to resign," Kelly said as Giffords smiled and held hands with her former aide Ron Barber. "And the person she knew could represent this district like she did is standing to my right."
GN real Chrissy!
She looks fabulous ! way to go Gabby ! you have a second chance at life and you are living it with flying colors ! Enjoy ! it may be better than the old one. Less stress and responsibilities and more love to go around, certainly time to smell the roses which I doubt you had the opportunity in your political past.
Of course that isn't me, or chrissy.
It's the angry jacker.
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