Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

Nonetheless, said Sava, “We fully expect him to be able to walk” and “hopefully run”.Hodgkinson died from his injuries in a shootout with police.The agency said both guns were purchased from federal firearms licensees and “we now have no evidence to suggest that the purchases were not lawful”.WND was the first news agency to identify all 16 GOP members of Congress present at the field Wednesday morning – 14 House members along with Sens. A Capitol Police officer was also injured in the incident. A former congressional aide was hospitalized. President Trump said we should unite on this, and he’s right.The couple had been married nearly 30 years when he left for D.C., where he lived out of a van on a block that bordered the field where he staged the attack. He always drank Budweiser from a can and drank alone, barely speaking to anyone, including the bartenders. “I responded that it was the Republican team practicing, and he proceeded to shoot Republicans”, Duncan said the day of the shooting.Rep. Ron DeSantis told Fox News he left just before the shooting. When asked what she wanted to say to the families of the injured, she said she “didn’t know who was shot”. She answered dismissively, “I don’t even know who was shot”.Until recently, Hodgkinson ran a home-inspection business out of his house in southern IL.But there were no signs of violent sentiments on his Facebook page. Bernie Sanders, took a rifle and a pistol and dozens of rounds of ammo to Simpson Park in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday morning.”There are a number of different indications now that this was a pre-meditated situation”, Franks said Friday on CNN’s “OutFront”, though he declined to discuss the reported list. Many included complaints about the same theme: income inequality.James Hodgkinson had a history of domestic violence and also a long list of minor offenses in his home county, most of which were tossed out, according to the AP. Court records show that his legal trouble started in the 1990s with arrests for resisting police and drunken driving.Ten years earlier, a foster daughter committed suicide by dousing herself with gasoline and setting herself on fire inside her auto, the Belleville News-Democrat reported. When that woman’s boyfriend confronted Hodgkinson, he struck him in the face with a shotgun before firing off a round as the man fled, a police report said. Authorities decided not to pursue those charges, according to Evanko. A congressional staffer, Zach Barth, was shot in the leg; he was released from the hospital Wednesday afternoon, the Post reports. Brooks went into slightly more detail.”If the shooter has a serious health condition then is taking potshots at the GOP house leadership considered self defense?” tweeted writer Malcolm Harris, whose work has been featured in The Washington Post.