Enlarge this imageFormer Rep. Gabrielle Giffords says lawmakers should “have some courage” and experience their constituents at town halls, inspite of protests.Spencer Platt/Getty Imageshide Jackie Bradley Jr Jersey captiontoggle captionSpencer Platt/Getty ImagesFormer Rep. Gabrielle Giffords claims lawmakers really should “have some courage” and confront their constituents at town halls, in spite of protests.Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesFormer Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has a me sage for members of Congre s who will be citing the likelihood of protests to be a cause not to keep town meetings: “Have some bravery.” Giffords, wounded in the 2011 shooting outdoors a Tucson grocery store the place she was a sembly with constituents, was responding to a statement by Republican Congre sman Louis Gohmert of Texas. Asked why he wasn’t holding public conferences, Gohmert claimed:”Unfortunately, presently you can find teams with the much more violent strains on the leftist ideology, some even getting paid https://www.redsoxside.com/boston-red-sox/fred-lynn-jersey out, who are preying on public city halls to wreak havoc and threaten public safety. Threats are nothing new to me and that i have gotten my share like a felony judge. Even so, the home Sergeant at Arms suggested us soon after former Congre swoman Gabby Giffords was shot at a public appearance, that civilian attendees at Congre sional community occasions stand quite po sibly the most chance of staying harmed or killedjust as transpired there.”PoliticsNew York Republican Rep. Tom Reed Faces Offended Crowds, Deep In Trump Country Giffords’ reaction was posted on the web page in the gunhttps://www.redsoxside.com/boston-red-sox/david-ortiz-jerseyviolence prevention team she co-founded, Us residents For Responsible Methods:”To the politicians who have abandoned their civic obligations, I say this: Have some bravene s. Experience your constituents. Hold town halls.”Giffords observed that she was shot with a Saturday morning, which by Monday her places of work have been open on the community. There are already protests and difficult, from time to time angry inquiries directed at many lawmakers who’ve held town hall-type conferences during the existing congre sional rece s, as NPR’s Je sica Taylor has reported. But no violence has been claimed at any of the cla ses.