In Powerful New Ad, Gabby Giffords Highlights Mark Kelly’s Commitment and Service
Today, the Mark Kelly for Senate campaign released its newest TV ad, “Commitment.” This is the campaign’s first ad featuring Kelly’s wife, former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who talks about Kelly’s commitment to his family and his country throughout his life.
“At war, he flew in combat, and then commanded the Space Shuttle twice. Mark never planned to be a senator, but Mark knows when it’s time to serve,” says Giffords. “Serve his family, serve our country, and serve the great state of Arizona.”
Click HERE to watch “Commitment”
Transcript for “Commitment”:
[Gabby Giffords]: Marriage is a commitment.
To stand with your partner in sickness and in health.
Through good times and bad, but you’re not thinking about the bad when you fall in love.
I feel so lucky to have Mark by my side every day.
He has helped me through my darkest moments.
He is always fighting for what’s right.
At war, he flew in combat, and then commanded the Space Shuttle twice!
Mark never planned to be a senator, but Mark knows when it’s time to serve.
Serve his family, serve our country, and serve the great state of Arizona.
[Mark Kelly]: So damn the torpedoes,
[Gabby Giffords]: Full Speed Ahead!