True Pundit

Politics

Donald Trump ‘Deeply Saddened’ By Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

FOLLOW US!
Follow on FacebookFollow on Twitter

Donald Trump said he is “deeply saddened” after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot Wednesday morning at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va.

The White House issued this statement from the president:

“The Vice President and I are aware of the shooting incident in Virginia and are monitoring developments closely. We are deeply saddened by this tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with the members of Congress, their staffs, Capitol Police, first responders, and all others affected.”

Trump also tweeted the following:

The Associated Press reported that Scalise’s wounds are not believed to be life-threatening.

Content created by The Daily Caller News Foundation is available without charge to any eligible news publisher that can provide a large audience. For licensing opportunities of our original content, please contact [email protected].

FOLLOW US!
Follow on FacebookFollow on Twitter