Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) announced in a professionally prepared youtube video message that she is stepping down from Congress this week.
UPDATE AUGUST 2 2011 Jim Hoft / The Gateway Pundit:
Joe Biden on Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords: “She's Now a Member of Cracked Head Club Like Me”
Facebook pictures, taken May 17th in Houston, gave us a clue as to how Congresswoman Giffords has been coming along since she was shot five months ago. Published reports indicate the new photos were snapped prior to her recent skull surgery. (Pictured above: Giffords before and after. View the other Facebook picture.)