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Steve Scalise’s shooter had a list with names of other congress members

Sue Hodgkinson also told reporters she knew nothing about her husband buying weapons before leaving on the extended trip, which the widow claims she did not find particularly odd.The suspected shooter, James Hodgkinson, was born and raised in downstate Belleville, just outside of St. Louis.Sue Hodgkinson said she was married to James Hodgkinson for almost 30 years, but they have not been together since March, when he moved to Washington, D.C.Schaumleffel never actually knew Hodgkinson said now he’d never forget the day he was out there shooting. She said he talked a lot about politics but, when pressed, said she didn’t want to discuss her husband’s views. “He asked me if this team was the Republican or Democrat team practicing. I go down to the post office quite often, and he would be there collecting signatures on things he was for, and if you weren’t of his opinion, he’d be very agitated”, McClenahan said.He said Hodgkinson brought powdered donuts and cookies and pastries into the YMCA, “like he was trying to become friends with other members”, he recalled.”It’s Time to Destroy Trump & Co.”, it said.Duncan told reporters the morning of the attack that he had encountered Hodgkinson who asked him if it was Republican or Democratic lawmakers on the field.Kristina Scrimshaw, a bartender at the Pork Barrel BBQ restaurant a few blocks from the shooting scene, said Hodgkinson had become something of a regular in recent weeks.At an emotional press conference outside the couple’s home in Belleville, Illinois, Sue Hodgkinson struggled for words to describe events running up to the shooting and said her husband, known also as Tom, had told her he had gone to the nation’s capital to “work on taxes”.The FBI says Hodgkinson left his IL home months ago, and he was living out of a van in Alexandria, where he frequented the YMCA, and even engaged in conversations with the former mayor.(FBI via AP). This poster released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation asks for information on James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill.Schaumleffel reported hearing about 50 shots.All three Congressmen on the shooter’s hit list belong to the House Freedom Caucus, which is comprised of the House of Representative’s most conservative members. The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department responded.The widow of gunman James Hodgkinson today described his attack as ‘horrible, horrible’.News reports surfaced Thursday that a previous foster child of the Hodgkinson’s had committed suicide by self-immolation and another child had been abused by Hodgkinson and taken away from him.