Gabrielle Giffords' husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, announced Friday that he would be going ahead with a scheduled space mission scheduled to launch in April.
According to Kelly, Giffords would be on board with his decision. With Giffords facing a long recovery period, however, reaction to the news has been mixed.
Aisha Al-Muslim caught up with several Long Islanders to ask their opinions on Kelly's decision. Click here to see the responses, and chime in below with your thoughts.