We're in Sarah Palin's 'targeted' list, but the thing is that the way she has it depicted, we're in the crosshairs of a gun sight over our district. When people do that, they've got to realize that there are consequences to that action.
After experiencing vandalism directed at her congressional office in 2010 — Ben Quinn and Paul Gallagher (January 9, 2011). "US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shot as six die in Arizona massacre". The Guardian (Guardian News and Media Limited). Retrieved on 2010-01-10.
Our office corner has really become an area where the Tea party movement congregates and the rhetoric is really heated. Not just the calls but the e-mails, the slurs.Gabrielle Giffords
My position is to listen to my constituents, learn from the best information available and ultimately make sound, rational decisions that are going to be beneficial to the people of the 8th Congressional District.Gabrielle Giffords
Our country must be strong enough to solve problems, and that means we must learn how to work together again.Gabrielle Giffords
In the years that some of my colleagues have served — 20, 30 years — they’ve never seen it like this.Gabrielle Giffords
It was one of the most memorable experiences of my life. I got to see firsthand the sacrifices that Israelis make in the name of security because of the dangerous state of affairs there. I will always be a strong supporter of Israel.Gabrielle Giffords