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'Congress on Your Corner' events pay tribute to Gabrielle Giffords

This is the best response to the shooting that I’ve seen.

Julie Jacobson / AP

Rep. Shelley Berkley, D-Nev., greets a constituent during a two-hour "Congress on Your Corner" event, Jan. 14, 2011, at her office in Las Vegas. Berkley met with constituents in one of the first public congressional events since an assassination attempt on Arizona’s Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

John Cross / The Mankato Free Press via AP

U.S. Rep. Tim Walz talks with constituent Betty Winkworth during a "Congress on Your Corner" meeting at a supermarket in Mankato, Minn. on Friday. Walz announced the meeting on his website with this statement, “Hearing the thoughts and ideas of southern Minnesotans is the cornerstone of our representative democracy. I am looking forward to the opportunity to hear from folks.”