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Photo: Rock the vote

With just minutes left to vote on the historic debt-limit bill in the House of Representatives on Monday, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords appeared to cast her vote in person, just seven months after she was shot in the head during an assassination attempt in Arizona. Giffords cast her vote for the bill, which passed 269-161. Photo: AP/House Television

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  • John Abbott

    Though the piece doesn’t say how she voted, the fact is she did what the voters of Arizona elected her to do. Blowhard GOP, Babbling Tea Partiers, and Lazy Democrats: pay attention to the example Rep Giffords set for us all.

  • Prosklitiria Vaptisis

    At this point the most important is that she come back after the attempt. 

  • Tomhporter

    A classically strong lady who has admireably performed for her constituents.

  • Marcel Niswander

    Awesome, thanks!