Forbes: Gabby Giffords’ New Firearms Reform PAC Goes Viral

Forbes contributor Tom Watson writes:

Launched symbolically two days ago on the second anniversary of the brutal shooting that seriously wounded US. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and killed six people, the new Americans For Responsible Solutions PAC is promising to “launch a national dialogue and raise funds to counter influence of the gun lobby.”

And it’s already gone viral – with more than 31,000 likes on Facebook, the primary social channel used by the new organization founded by Rep. Giffords and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly.


The two-day response has been electric, and seems to fulfill one of the PAC’s two main goals – a large-scale conversation about firearms safety and gun violence.

Read the whole column here.