The Most Memorable Moments of President Obama's First Term
Responds to Shootings in Arizona
The Obamas mourned the killings in Tucson, Arizona which left five dead and 14 wounded,...
The Obamas mourned the killings in Tucson, Arizona which left five dead and 14 wounded, including Representative Gabrielle Giffords. President Obama later spoke at a memorial service for the victims at McKale Center on the University of Arizona campus. The president's approval numbers shot up thanks to his response to the January shootings, with 78 percent of Americans favoring his reassuring message of unity and national healing.