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BREAKING: House GOP Whip Steve Scalise Shot By Gunman

House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) was shot by a gunman in Alexandria, Virginia at 7:30 EST during a congressional baseball practice, a congressional aide has said. Several of the staffers present also said to have been hit. Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX) injured his leg from falling during the incident but was not hit. 25 members of Congress were said to have been present at the baseball practice. Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) told Fox News that the gunman has been shot by police, and that a staffer used his belt to stop Scalise’s bleeding. Alexandria PD claims the suspect is now “believed to be in custody”. President Trump has now announced that the shooter has died of his injuries.  The identity of the gunman has not yet been revealed, but some on social media have suggested it could be an ANTIFA supporter. It is alleged that the shooter is James Hodgkinson, a self-described ‘democratic socialist’, supporter of Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and member of several left-leaning Facebook groups such… Keep Reading

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