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Congress heads back to work after shooting; Scalise still critical after surgery

Gunman attacks GOP lawmakers Greg Nash
Irune Rengel | 16 Junio, 2017, 13:47

Law enforcement officers investigate the scene of a shooting near a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot at a congressional baseball practice.

The shooting victims were practicing for a Congressional baseball game scheduled for the next night when a lone gunman opened fire on the crowd. "Everybody probably would have died except for the fact that the Capitol Hill police were there and the only reason they were there is because we had a member of leadership on our team", Kentucky Senator Rand Paul told MSNBC.

"It didn't used to be this way", Pelosi said of negative political climate. The Texas U.S. Rep., manager of the Republican congressional baseball team, said it was a life-or-death struggle for 10 minutes. In one section of the ballpark, a young woman sported a "Hillary for Prison" t-shirt, a holdover from the nasty 2016 presidential campaign that pitted Clinton, a Democrat, against Trump.

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Wednesday, they said the IL resident had been living out of his vehicle in the D.C. area since March. Democratic former Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille said he had spoken often with the man on recent mornings at the nearby YMCA. "He underwent immediate surgery, and an additional procedure to stop bleeding".

Paul said he was in the batting cage when the gunman fired the first shot, which he initially thought was an isolated shot.

Bailey was not shot but was treated for a minor injury and has been released from a hospital. "I know the Senate will embrace that spirit today as we come together in expressing both our concern and our gratitude".

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"If it were not for Scalise's security, the Capitol police, it would have been disgusting", Palmer said.

"They saved lives, and those lives testify to their bravery and selflessness better than words ever will".

Rep. Steve Scalise was standing near second base when shots rang out from behind the third base dugout. Mika is director of government relations for Tyson Foods Washington, D.C., office and has worked for the company for more than six years. "Each and every harrowing recollection leaves us more thankful than ever for the Capitol Police - especially Special Agents Crystal Griner and David Bailey - and for every first responder".

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases new information on gun used in Virginia shooting
They will certainly challenge Republicans to take some action now that they themselves have become the target of a crazed gunman. As a Republican in super-liberal Santa Clara County, Soule said she and her fellow party members were anxious for their safety.

The event raised questions about the security of members of Congress.

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