Today, I felt a bit weepy for another reason. Gabrielle Giffords, the Arizona Congresswoman who was severerly injured in a shooting spree about a year ago, announced she is resigning from Congress.
|Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords|
announced Sunday she is resigning.
She released a two minute video explaining her reasoning. Mostly, she wants to focus on continuing her amazing recovery from a bullet to the brain. Her video is one of the most gracious, honest, commonsensical and optimistic things I've ever seen a politician do.
I was definitely moved, to say the least.
No matter what your political stripes, you've got to wish her well. And I think she will continue to do great things.
Here's the video so you can see for yourself: