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How Rich Is Former United States Representative Gabby Giffords?

Published Thu Nov 28 2019 By Mikshya
 How Rich Is Former United States Representative Gabby Giffords?

American politics and a gun control advocate Gabby Giffords worked as a United States House of Representatives, for Arizona's 8th congressional district for six years.

She joined the office on January 3, 2007, and resigned on Jan 25, 2012. Why did she leave the job? What is she currently doing? How Rich Is Giffords? We have all the details.        

How Much Is The Net Worth Of Gabby Giffords?  

Gabby Giffords is a popular American politician from Arizona. As of 2019, she has a net worth of $500,000. She had a salary of $174,000 per annum when she worked as the U.S. House of Representatives. 

Her net worth was last updated in 2010 which was $865,516. Similarly, she was worth $808.02K in 2009 and $514.51K in 2006. Here is the graphical representation of her riches over the years.       

Graph of Gabby Giffords' Net Worth From 2006 to 2010
Graph of Gabby Giffords' Net Worth From 2006 to 2010

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In the report of her net worth updated in 2010, Giffords invested $207,500 in real estate, $32,500 in savings and loans, $175,000 at 300 West 17th St/Tucson, AZ and $75,000 in the company Mexico Fund Inc.   

Gabby's graphical representation of investment in various sectors
Gabby's graphical representation of investment in various sectors

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Additionally, the mother of two had almost $2.24 million investment to the unknown sector, $1.5 million in finance/insurance/real estate and $176K in miscellaneous business.   

Why Gabby Giffords Left The Job?

49-year-old politician Gabby is a famous former United States Representative, however, she is currently known as a gun advocate. From 13th district from January 3, 2007, to January 2003, she worked as a Member of Arizona House of Representatives.   

Politician and a gun control advocate Gabby Giffords
Politician and a gun control advocate Gabby Giffords

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Later, in January 2003, Giffords joined Arizona Senate and served as a member from the 28th district till December 2005. Additionally, Mrs. Mark then became the United States House of Representatives from Arizona’s 8th district for 5 years from January 2007 to January 2012.                     

Unfortunately, in 2011, American politician was injured in an assassination attempt. On January 8, 2011, then congresswoman Gabby Giffords was shot in a supermarket parking lot in Casas Adobes, Arizona, in Tucson metropolitan area during a constituent meeting. Altogether, nine people were the victim of the shoot and, six lost their life.      

Despite her serious brain injury, she continued to work. Sadly, her continuation to work further harmed her mental health which is why she took the decision to the left her beloved job on January 25, 2012. She resigned after she attending then-President Barak Obama’s State of the Union address in 2012.    

Resides With Husband Mark In League City    

Gabby has been married to Mark Kelly since November 10, 2007. The couple owns a lavish house in League City, Texas, United States. The average cost of a mansion in League City is around $100,996. 

Gabby Giffords and husband Mark Kelly
Gabby Giffords and husband Mark Kelly

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Mark Kelly is a popular American astronaut. Similarly, he is an engineer and United States Navy captain. 

As of 2019, Mark has a fortune of $500,000. The combined fortune of the pair is $1 million