Congressman wounded in Virginia shooting, suspected gunman dead

James T. Hodgkinson

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says the gunman who shot Rep. Steve Scalise has died. The assailant has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson. Scalise was shot at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Washington. Officials said several other people were also wounded. Trump said Scalise "was badly wounded and is now in stable condition." Trump praised the "heroic actions" of the Capitol Police at the scene.

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