Republicans in Congress return to baseball field nearly a year after shooter opened fire

As a light rain trickled down Wednesday, Republican members of Congress returned to a baseball field where a [shooter] critically wounded teammate Rep. Steve Scalise and shattered their sense of security nearly a year ago.

“Today is an emotional day,” said Texas Rep. Joe Barton, manager of the Republican congressional baseball team. “But it’s also a rebirth, a renewal. I’m proud of the team.”

On June 14, Republican lawmakers practicing for their annual charity baseball game against Democrats found themselves scrambling to dodge gunfire from a man behind a chain-link fence.  MORE @ American Military News

3 Comments on Republicans in Congress return to baseball field nearly a year after shooter opened fire

  1. hey congress assholes how about doing your job and reducing spending along with the deficit and onerous regulations instead of playing baseball on my dime.

    I hate professional politicians.




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