By Rachel WeinerJanuary 30, 2013By Rachel WeinerJanuary 30, 2013Share this storyAfter making a dramatic plea for gun control legislation at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday morning, former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffordswill meet with President Obamaat the White House.White House spokesman Jay Carney said everyone there was "heartened" to hear Giffords testify and that Obama was "looking forward to seeing her." Giffords's husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, also testified at the hearing and will accompany her to the White House. “Violence is a big problem,” testified Giffords, who was shot and nearly killed by a gunman two years ago. “Too many children are dying. Too many children.”GiftOutlineGift ArticleToday's HeadlinesThe most important news stories of the day, curated by Post editors and delivered every morning.