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Gabby Giffords, Mark Kelly tap NRA chief for Ice Bucket Challenge Published: August 21, 2014

Can the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge bring together political foes? Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly hope so.

USA TODAY reports the former congresswoman and her husband tapped Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association, to be next up in this summer’s viral cause.

“We hope one day we can agree upon more than just supporting ALS and Lou Gehrig’s disease research,” says Kelly, before getting a bucket of freezing water dumped on his head.

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