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‘She makes me want to vomit': Former Marine( about) Gabbie Giffords

January 11, 2012 5 comments

‘She makes me want to vomit': Former Marine( about) Gabbie Giffords

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Mail Online ^ | 10th January 2012 | Staff

Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 12:12:57 AM by woofie

An elderly, former Marine who lost his wife of 54 years in the Tucson mass shootings expressed his anger at fellow victim and Congresswoman Gabbie Giffords.

George Morris, 77, was shot in the leg and back in the attack just over a year ago as he tried to protect his wife from the gunman. Dorothy Morris, 76, was killed after the couple had gone to the Safeway supermarket to quiz Ms Giffords’ political opinions. Mr Morris, who describes himself as ‘ultra-conservative’, even refused a visit from President Obama while he recovered in hospital following the shootings in Arizona.

The couple had gone to the meet and greet at the grocery store to question Congresswoman’s support of Obama’s policies – including the health-care reform bill.

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