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Giffords: Arizona's first Jewish House member

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle fly to Tucson on Wednesday for a memorial service for victims of Saturday's shooting spree that killed six and wounded 14, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Az.)--whose grandfather was a Hornstein. Read about Giffords embrace of Judiasm---the daughter of a Jewish father and Christian Scientist mother--is here.

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