Some comic relief was provided at the end of last week by the news that Representative Gabrielle Giffords
(D-Arizona 8th) is trying to do a McCain
.Arizona representative first to meet with border guards
By Scott Wong Politico.com
In an attempt to show her border-security credentials, Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords on Friday will become Arizonaâ€™s first elected official to meet with National Guard troops recently deployed to the stateâ€™s nearly 370-mile border with Mexico.
Yes, this is the Gabrielle Giffords whose dismal NumbersUSA D+ career ranking
has been created by not voting on most immigration issues and scoring F- in the â€?Reduce Amnesty Entitlementsâ€?
and the â€?Reduce Unnecessary Worker visasâ€?
It is also the Gabrielle Giffords who was detected trying to engineer
a massive increase in H-1B visas last year, for very questionable motives.
Giffords of course captured the seat in 2006 after the GOP Establishment sabotaged the campaign
of the Republican trying to hold it—a proto-Tea Party situation.
After the McCain fiasco
, Patriots have to have doubts about Arizona voter sagacity. But there is always hopeâ€¦