The Nebraska Democratic Party on Thursday removed one of its officials after a recording surfaced of him saying he was glad House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) got shot and wished he died.
A total of 30 Republican members of Congress have either been attacked or revealed that they were the victim of a death threat since the beginning of May.
An Ohio man has been charged with threatening to “assault, kidnap, or murder a United States official” after authorities said he left a voicemail threatening the life and family of Rep. Steve Stivers (R., Ohio).
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise’s (R., La.) condition was upgraded on Wednesday from “serious” to “fair” after he and four others were shot at a Republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. last week.
James T. Hodgkinson, the man who shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) and four others at a Republican congressional baseball practice on Wednesday, is shown in court reports to have been an abusive alcoholic.
MSNBC host Joy Reid is taking heat after sending out a tweet that many considered to be politicizing the shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise (R., La.).
Despite House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) being in critical condition after an attempted assassination, liberal website Fusion denounced him on Thursday as a “bigoted homophobe.”