Daily Archives: July 16, 2010

How Do You Get Back at a Woman Who Dumped You? You Could Take Away Her Job! by Gregory Hilton

How do you get back at a woman who dumped you? You could take her job away! Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) is being challenged by her ex-boyfriend, former State Sen. Jonathan Paton (R), and he is ahead in the most recent poll. They have known each other for half their lives and he worked for her father's company. Neither of them held office when they were dating, and both are married now.


Another national star of the Democratic Party has fallen narrowly behind. A Tarrance Group survey released today has Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) losing to former State Sen. Jonathan Paton by a 45% to 44% margin. She is the Payday loan heiress and captured what was a GOP seat in 2006. Obama’s disapproval rating in this Tucson district is 56%. If Giffords is re-elected she could challenge the Senate GOP Whip Jon Kyl in 2012. The Arizona media frequently mentions her as the top potential Democratic candidate. Continue reading