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Arizona votes for Giffords' replacement
On Tuesday in southeastern Arizona, voters will decide who will serve the six remaining months of Gabrielle Giffords' term; the Democratic congresswoman resigned from her position after she was injured in a 2011 shooting. The special election pits Ron Barber, a Democrat and former aide to Giffords who was also injured in the shooting, against Jesse Kelly, a retired Marine who lost to Giffords in 2010 by a narrow margin. The closely watched race is seen as an indicator of the political climate heading into November.
 
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), in her first interview since being shot in the head in January, clearly knows what she wants to say, but sometimes struggles to find the words.
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), in her first interview since being shot in the head in January, clearly knows what she wants to say, but sometimes struggles to find the words.
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n Tuesday in southeastern Arizona, voters will decide who will serve the six remaining months of Gabrielle Giffords' term; the Democratic congresswoman resigned from her position after she was injured in a 2011 shooting. The special election pits Ron Barber, a Democrat and former aide to Giffords who was also injured in the shooting, against Jesse Kelly, a retired Marine who lost to Giffords in 2010 by a narrow margin. The closely watched race is seen as an indicator of the political climate heading into November.
 

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