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Commercial Spaceflight Federation Statement Regarding Congresswoman Giffords Tragedy

Press Release From: MACTEC Development Corporation
Posted: Saturday, January 8, 2011

image The Commercial Spaceflight Federation wishes Representative Gabrielle Giffords a full recovery following today's tragic shooting in Tucson, Arizona, and extends its thoughts and sympathies to Representative Giffords, her family, and the other victims of today's events. CSF President Bretton Alexander stated, "This is an unimaginable tragedy, and our hearts go out to the victims of this attack. Congresswoman Giffords is a passionate supporter of the space program and NASA, and we wish her the best for a speedy and full recovery."

Representative Giffords has served as a leader on the House Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee since 2008, and is also a member of the full Science, Space, and Technology Committee in the House of Representatives.

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