Source: Giffords Coming to DNC

    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24:  Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords receives the 2012 Salute to Women award from Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum at the museum's 21st annual "Salute to Freedom" dinner on May 24, 2012 in New York City. The gala dinner, which looks to honor men and women who have served the nation, is held aboard the floating museum on Manhattan's West Side.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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    A source told CBS News on Wednesday that Gabrielle Giffords is in attendance at the Democratic National Convention and is “excited to be here.” It hasn’t been confirmed, but Giffords is rumored to deliver the Pledge of Allegiance on Thursday night. The former congresswoman from Arizona has made a spectacular recovery from the 2011 shooting that killed 6 and left her severely injured, forcing her to resign from Congress to continue healing.

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