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Congressman Shot

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 (5:57 p.m.)

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. was shot during a Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, June 14, 2017. James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Ill. wounded Scalise and several other people before he was killed by police. Also shot by Hodgkinson were Capital Police Special Agent Crystal Griner, Matt Mika, a former congressional staffer, and congressional staffer Zack Barth. Capital Police Special Agent David Bailey was not shot but suffered a minor injury during the shooting U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew R. Verderosa said.

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