Gabrielle Giffords to Resign From Congress

January 22, 2012 Updated Jan 23, 2012 at 8:47 AM EST

Gabrielle Giffords is resigning from Congress.

According to a message posted on her website, the democrat from Arizona posted a video on her Facebook page announcing her intentions to step down to focus on her recovery from a 2011 shooting.

Read the story from Giffords' website HERE.

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