Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Giffords Interview Not Guaranteed Yet Giffords Interview Not Guaranteed Yet

NEXT :
This ad will end in seconds
Close X

Not a member or subscriber? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation

 

Giffords Interview Not Guaranteed Yet

Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz., and her husband former astronaut Mark Kelly will be participating in the ABC special concerning her recovery, but an interview is not guaranteed.

"Given the nature of her injuries and recovery, the Congresswoman's exact participation can only be known as we move forward," an ABC spokesperson told us today.

ABC announced the November 15 special yesterday, but Giffords spokesperson Mark Kimble told the Tucson Sentinel that Giffords "has not decided if she's going to conduct an on-air interview."

An ABC spokesperson reaffirmed the special "will fully and respectfully document Giffords' remarkable road to recovery with her husband by her side and will include dozens of hours of video tape that document that journey."

If she is interviewed, it's almost certain Giffords will be asked whether she'll run for re-election. Agreeing to appear on ABC -- not coincidentally, the day before her book comes out -- may indicate Giffords has reached an answer.

Don't Miss Today's Top Stories

Excellent!"

Rick, Executive Director for Policy

Concise coverage of everything I wish I had hours to read about."

Chuck, Graduate Student

The day's action in one quick read."

Stacy, Director of Communications

I find them informative and appreciate the daily news updates and enjoy the humor as well."

Richard, VP of Government Affairs

Chock full of usable information on today's issues. "

Michael, Executive Director

Sign up form for the newsletter
MORE NATIONAL JOURNAL