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First Word: Gabby Giffords takes on NRA

Gabby Giffords is fighting back against the National Riffle Association. On the second anniversary of the Tucson shootings, the former congresswoman and her
Former Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, left, and her husband Mark are launching a group to counter the gun lobby. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Former Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, left, and her husband Mark are launching a group to counter the gun lobby.

Gabby Giffords is fighting back against the National Riffle Association. On the second anniversary of the Tucson shootings, the former congresswoman and her husband, Mark Kelly, announced the formation of Americans for Responsible Solutions, a PAC that will try to go head-to-head with the NRA so politicians aren't afraid of the pro-gun lobby.

We’ll have the latest on gun control initiatives tonight at 10pm ET. Here’s a look at some of the other stories shaping tonight’s rundown:

  • Chances of gun control dimming In Washington?