Gabrielle Giffords launches PAC

September 4, 2012

The Fix reports on the details of the PAC, which will be co-chaired by a bipartisan team: 

Giffords, a Blue Dog Democrat, is set to announce in a news release that the PAC will be co-chaired by a Democrat and a Republican: former Bill Clinton Labor Secretary Robert Reich and former Kentucky secretary of state and 2010 Senate candidate Trey Grayson (R).

However, the PAC will only support Democrats.

“Gabby PAC will only support candidates who are dedicated to working hard for commonsense, bipartisan solutions that strengthen our communities and our entire country,” Giffords and Kelly said in a statement. “This commitment to public service over partisanship is what guided Gabby while she was serving the people of Arizona and will be the guiding principle of Gabby PAC.”

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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