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Gabby Giffords To Join Hickenlooper For Campaign Rally March 9 In Aurora

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) -  Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords will join U.S. Senate Candidate John Hickenlooper for a rally on March 9. The event at the Heritage Christian Center will also feature a panel discussion about ending gun violence.

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John Hickenlooper and Gabby Giffords (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/(Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Giffords is endorsing Hickenlooper for the U.S. Senate because of his efforts to pass gun safety laws in Colorado. If elected, Hickenlooper said he will work to pass universal background checks on gun purchases in the United States.

Doors open for the rally at 4:30 p.m. and the event begins at 5:30 p.m. For more information, visit Hickenlooper's campaign website.

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