Ohio Congressmen react to Representative shot
FILE – In this March 8, 2017 file photo, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va., congressional officials say. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
COLUMBUS, OHIO —
The shooting in Virginia of Louisiana Republican Rep. Steve Scalise hit close to home for both Republicans and Democrats from Ohio. Ohio’s delegation knew just about every person on the field Wednesday morning.
Republican House members were practicing for their traditional baseball game for charity held each year. Congressmen have used a field in Alexandria, Virginia …