Got A Girl Crush On: Rep. Gabrille Giffords Not only was she the youngest woman (and first Jew) elected to Arizona senate (at age 30), she is also a huge pro-biking advocate. Our thoughts go out to Gabrille and her family in her recovery!! iaminlikewithmybike: DC.StreetsBlog post on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ cycling advocacy. Giffords herself rides a custom-made bike with her name in western-style rope on the top tube and an Arizona flag. A member of the Congressional Bike Caucus, she bike commutes to the Capitol from her home in Washington. She admits “she’ll yell at motorists who pull out in front of her or cut her off when she is on her bike and but says most of the time they don’t mean to do it, they are in their own world and aren’t looking for cyclists”. (full article)

Got A Girl Crush On: Rep. Gabrille Giffords

Not only was she the youngest woman (and first Jew) elected to Arizona senate (at age 30), she is also a huge pro-biking advocate. Our thoughts go out to Gabrille and her family in her recovery!!

iaminlikewithmybike:

DC.StreetsBlog post on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ cycling advocacy.

Giffords herself rides a custom-made bike with her name in western-style rope on the top tube and an Arizona flag. A member of the Congressional Bike Caucus, she bike commutes to the Capitol from her home in Washington.

She admits “she’ll yell at motorists who pull out in front of her or cut her off when she is on her bike and but says most of the time they don’t mean to do it, they are in their own world and aren’t looking for cyclists”. (full article)