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.
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.
Immigration authorities arrested 39 members of the international crime gang MS-13 in New York in the past month.
A gunman opened fire on Republican lawmakers on Wednesday morning, wounding several people including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.).
The murder rate in America’s 30 largest cities rose by a total of 13.1 percent in 2016, according to a new preliminary study from the Brennan Center for Justice.