The news of a gunman opening fire at a baseball field filled with Republican members of Congress Wednesday morning hit former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords “pretty hard,” according to her husband.

Giffords was shot in the head in 2011 when a gunman opened fire at a constituent meeting in Tucson, Ariz., in an assassination attempt while she was still a congresswoman. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is in critical condition and several others were injured with gunshot wounds as a result of the incident.

“For her, having experienced something like this in her district, to see this happen again with her colleagues on the other side of…