Gabrielle Giffords to attend Albany area gun show
Sat, 12 Oct 2013 14:45:06 GMT —
Former Arizona Congresswoman
, who survived an assassination attempt in 2011, is set to tour a gun show in the Albany area Sunday. It'll be the first one she has visited since she was shot.
She plans to highlight a voluntary agreement that closely monitors gun show sales in New York.
and husband Mark Kelly, a former combat pilot and astronaut, will tour the Saratoga Springs Arms Fair on Sunday with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
Schneiderman had worked with all 35 gun show operators in New York to adopt stringent new rules to track sales. Schneiderman also has a staff member at each gun show to work with operators to monitor compliance with the state's new gun control law.
(Parts of this article from the Associated Press)