Published: Fri, June 23, 2017
USA | By Kelli Rowe

Scalise is now in 'fair' condition after shooting at congressional baseball practice

Hodgkinson died at the hospital Wednesday after a shootout with Scalise's security detail and the Alexandria Police Department.

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been upgraded to fair condition as he recovers from a gunshot wound that almost took his life last week. Scalise is now "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation", the hospital said. "The round fragmented, and caused significant damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels".

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". He has required several surgeries for a reported gunshot wound to the hip.

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Scalise and other congressional Republicans were practicing for their annual charity baseball game against Democrats when a gunman started shooting.

Scalise has been listed in either critical or serious condition in every other release by the hospital, the latest of which was sent on Saturday. He's now expected to recover.

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Two U.S. Capitol Police officers - who House Speaker Paul Ryan identified as Crystal Griner and David Bailey - were wounded in the attack.

Among those participating were Vice President Mike Pence and California Rep. Pete Aguilar. "He will certainly be in the hospital for a considerable period of time, presumably weeks".

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