BREAKING NEWS: Congresswoman Giffords of AZ shot!

MSNBC says a surgeon on the scene claims that Giffords is still alive, in critical condition. See live feeds for real time news on her condition and others.

Gabrielle Giffords, a Democratic congresswoman from Arizona, was shot and killed today at a public event outside a grocery store.

A spokesman for the Pima County sheriff says that at least 12 people were shot, with at least 6 fatalities. The Tucson Citizen reports that Rep. Giffords was “shot point blank in the head.”

Rep. Giffords, an Arizona Democrat, was first elected to the House in 2006. She represents the state’s 8th Congressional District.

-Source the Huffington Post, see the live-real time news feeds!

We must monitor closely how the mainstream media covers this story and outcome. I pulled this note below from the live feeds and thought it was important to share.

“Get on Target for Victory in November. Help remove Gabrielle Giffords from office. Shoot a fully automatic M16 with Jesse Kelly.” Rep. Giffords was also on Sarah Palin’s “target list.”

Check out this link for more about this “target list”I’ll be adding some more links as they come to me and will be following this closely. I am interested in your thoughts…Please comment.