BRALEY FUNDRAISER: Giffords To Headline

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Democrats are hosting a big event this weekend.

Congressman Bruce Braley is hosting the Bruce, Blues and Barbeque Fundraiser on Sunday at the Iowa State Fairgrounds.

High profile guests will include former Representative Gabby Giffords and her husband Captain Mark Kelly whom are headlining the event.

Giffords was the victim of a mass shooting at a campaign event in Tucson in 2011. Her husband is a former NASA shuttle commander.

Braley is campaigning to capture Tom Harkin’s open Senate seat next year. The fundraiser begins at 1:30 p.m.