Gabrielle Giffords' anti-drug legislation signed into law
February 10th, 2012
07:10 PM ET
2 years ago

Gabrielle Giffords' anti-drug legislation signed into law

Washington (CNN) – Gabrielle Giffords' final piece of legislation is now law.

President Barack Obama signed the bill in the Oval Office at the White House on Friday with the former Arizona congresswoman and her husband, Mark Kelly, looking on.

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  1. Larry L

    Gifford is what public servants should strive to become. She is one of my very few heroes.

    February 10, 2012 08:23 pm at 8:23 pm |
  2. Teddy Knight

    I agree. Plugging this, that, or the other hole in the dike when the flood is coming over the top and undermining the base is the height of silliness. Full employment for lawyers, no effect on the availability or use of drugs.

    February 10, 2012 10:29 pm at 10:29 pm |
  3. Conrack

    The courage of this woman is overwhelming. She could be home spending all of her energies on her recovery, but instead comes to Washington, as a former member of Congress, to see a piece of legislation that she thought was important signed into law. May all of our politicians take this leeson in selflessness to heart.

    February 10, 2012 10:52 pm at 10:52 pm |
  4. Larry in Houston

    Hooray for you Gabby !! Thank You for all that You've done for us !! We Hope & Pray you have a Full Recovery !! Thanks Again Gabby !!

    February 11, 2012 01:52 am at 1:52 am |
  5. 100% ETHIO

    That's a good farewell.

    February 11, 2012 02:58 am at 2:58 am |
  6. diridi

    also Senate and Congress Term-Limits, and Anti-Law reform, just pass and sign...please, Obama2012.

    February 11, 2012 07:40 am at 7:40 am |
  7. diridi

    Anti-Lobby reform...i mean.

    February 11, 2012 07:41 am at 7:41 am |
  8. sarah from Dumfries VA

    That was great & i pray for her speedy recovery for by JESUS wounds we are healed

    February 11, 2012 08:22 am at 8:22 am |