Published: Mon, June 19, 2017
Markets | By Noel Gibbs

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Top US Republican lawmaker Steve Scalise continued to show improvement as he recovers from being shot by a gunman angry about President Donald Trump, the hospital treating him said Saturday.

Scalise was among four people shot by a lone gunman who opened fire on a group of Republican lawmakers practicing baseball at the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park.

MedStar also confirmed previous reports that Scalise is showing signs of improvement - being more responsive and speaking with loved ones - following surgery Saturday.

A congressman said Hodgkinson asked him whether it was the Democratic or Republican team practicing before he carried out the shooting.

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The message from congressman Steve Scalise of Louisiana on Sunday says: "Steve's greatest joy is being a father to Madison and Harrison, and a husband to Jennifer". A staffer, lobbyist and Capitol Hill police officer also suffered gunshot wounds during the attack.

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The bullet damaged blood vessels, bones, and internal organs, Sava said.

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Another victim of the shooting, Matt Mika, has undergone an additional surgery and shown "positive results", according to a statement released by his family.

A onetime high school wrestler who worked for years in construction and then ran his own home inspection business, Hodgkinson spent much of his adult life here in Belleville, a Southern Illinois community of just over 40,000 people not far from St. Louis. Griner remained hospitalized at MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition.

Bailey was spotted on Friday in the Capitol, on crutches and out of uniform, accepting congratulations from fellow officers.

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