Tuscon Shooting

In this handout image provided by Giffords Campaign - P.K. Weis, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) sits with her mother Gloria Giffords (R) the day after the launch of NASA space shuttle Endeavour and the day before she had her cranioplasty surgery, outside TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital May 17, 2011 in Houston. (credit: P.K. Weis/Giffords Campaign - P.K. Weis via Getty Images)

Giffords Released From Houston Hospital

Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was released from a Houston hospital on Wednesday, five months after being shot in the head during a political event.


Space shuttle Endeavour Commander Mark Kelly deplanes upon arrival on April 26, 2011 at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. (credit: Bruce Weaver/AFP/Getty Images)

Giffords Leaves Houston For Husband’s Space Shuttle Launch

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords left the hospital and boarded an airplane Wednesday to travel to Florida to see her husband’s space shuttle launch in another important step in her long recovery.


An autographed portrait of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords at a makeshift memorial outside the hospital in Tucson, Arizona on January 10, 2011. (credit: Shaun Tandon/AFP/Getty Images)

Giffords Now In Houston For Continued Rehab

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has arrived in Houston, where she’ll begin physical therapy after being gravely wounded in an assassination attempt.