“Congressman among multiple victims in Alexandria shooting” -CBS News

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Summary: ” President Trump said on Twitter that Scalise “was badly injured, but will fully recover.” The practice was, for a bipartisan baseball game scheduled for Thursday. House Speaker Paul Ryan’s office said Scalise’s wounds weren’t believed to be life-threatening, and that a member of the security detail was also shot. Last Updated Jun 14, 2017 8:58 AM EDT WASHINGTON — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, officials said. According to a source, when Democratic members of Congress practicing at a different kinds ballfield miles away heard of the shooting, they immediately stopped, and said a prayer together, CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton reports. Jeff Duncan said in a statement that he was at the practice, and “saw the shooter.” CBS News has learned that Scalise was shot in the hip.”

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