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Mass. congressional delegation safe; sends thoughts, prayers after shooting

Mass. congressional delegation safe; sends thoughts, prayers after shooting

Brooks said the return fire distracted the gunman until he was downed by the officers. "And there must have been 50 to 100 shots fired, hard to itemize them". Scalise was shot and is in stable condition, according to NBC News, while others were wounded. The Alabama lawmaker said his colleague "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood".


Trump says Scalise shooter is dead

Trump says Scalise shooter is dead

Scalise was shot today at a Republican Party baseball practice in Virginia. Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, also sustained injuries. Scalise's office released a statement following the shooting. Sanders said in a statement on Wednesday that the suspected gunman was somebody who had "apparently volunteered" on his presidential campaign. "It would have been a massacre" without the Capitol Police, Republican Kentucky Sen.



Local congressmen reported safe after shooting in Alexandria, Virginia

The White House also canceled a "listening session" on tax reform with top economic adviser Gary Cohn and auto industry leaders. "My thoughts are with Rep. Republican Senator Jeff Flake told local ABC-TV Scalise was shot in the left hip. If police had not been at the scene, "it would have been a massacre", Paul said.



Donald Trump calls Comey 'leaker', ready to respond under oath

And, despite Trump's low approval ratings nationally, his core base of supporters remains firmly behind him. The Trump administration has also highlighted the fact Comey stopped short of accusing the president of obstructing justice - a potentially impeachable offense.


6 questions for Attorney General Jeff Sessions

6 questions for Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Lawmakers wanted Rosenstein to spell out the scope of Sessions' recusal, specifically with regard to the Russia investigation, which Sessions announced after reports emerged that he had not fully disclosed meetings with the Russian ambassador to the United States.



President Trump's Attorney Will File Complaint Against James Comey

But by Comey's own admission, perhaps he should have done more. KARL: When will you tell us about the recordings? Comey did not go so far has to explicitly state that Trump committed obstruction of justice, but he said he intentionally leaked one of his memos to a Columbia University professor who in turn funneled it to The New York Times so as to facilitate the appointment of a special counselor to keep alive the investigation into Russian Federation and Trump's campaign.