US Lawmaker Steve Scalise Showing Improvement After Baseball Field Shooting

Share

Scalise was among those shot Wednesday by James Hodgkinson, who opened fire on a group of Republican lawmakers who were wrapping up an early morning baseball practice at a field in Arlington, Va. Hodgkinson, who died from injuries sustained as he exchanged gunfire with authorities, had a list of lawmakers' names on his person. Hodgkinson of IL, died after being shot by Capitol Police officers.

A Republican supporter holds up a sign supporting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) before the Democrats and Republicans face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington, U.S., June 15, 2017.

MedStar said in a statement Friday that Scalise was in critical condition but had showed signs of improvement.

Arsenal In Crisis: Oxlade-Chamberlain Joins Alexis In Wanting Out
Pep Guardiola is a known admirer of Oxlade-Chamberlain and spoke highly of him while at Bayern Munich when his team faced Arsenal .

Scalise's surgeon says he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being at risk of death when he arrived at the hospital.

Scalise, 51, who represents a district in Louisiana and is the House majority whip, had previously been listed in critical condition.

Scalise suffered a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused severe bleeding.

Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice
Both officials are listed as members of the American Technology Council . CEO Jeff Bezos; Oracle Co-CEO Safra Catz; Alphabet Inc. The meeting was also notable for who didn't attend.

He has had several operations since the shooting.

"I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two or three days ago", Sava said.

Two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner, and House Republican aide Zack Barth, were also injured in the shooting. Griner remains hospitalized at MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition. His family said in a statement Saturday that Mika had undergone another operation and was expected to recover fully, according to NBC News.

Official notification confirms results today, updates expected by 3 pm
All legal hurdles were cleared after the Supreme Court granted the CBSE permission to go ahead with NEET 2017 result declaration. The result will be displayed on the computer screen. ■ Take a printout and also download a copy for future reference.

Share