Via FOX News:
State Senator Linda Lopez (Dem) blamed the tea party for the shooting today that injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ). Lopez says her opponent was a tea partier.
The good news–
Rep. Giffords is reportedly responding to doctor’s commands.
Lopez also said the shooter was an Afghanistan War veteran.
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Speaker Boehner says he was horrified with the attack on Rep. Giffords.
UPDATE: The shooter’s favorite book is The Communist Manifesto.
He’s definitely not a tea partier.