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Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords listens to a speaker as her husband Mark Kelly hugs her March 6, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz., during a return to the site of a shooting that left her critically wounded to urge key senators to support expanded background checks for gun purchases. (Associated Press)
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Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords listens to a speaker as her husband Mark Kelly hugs her March 6, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz., during a return to the site of a shooting that left her critically wounded to urge key senators to support expanded background checks for gun purchases. (Associated Press)

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