Cicilline Statement on Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement this morning:

“I was shocked and angered to learn of this horrible, cowardly shooting. My thoughts and prayers are with my colleague, Steve Scalise, and all those who were injured this morning.”

“I am extraordinarily grateful for the heroic actions of the Capitol Police. There is no question that their bravery saved the lives of my colleagues, their staff, and others who were at the ballpark. I am thankful for their service, and I will continue to pray for the full and speedy recovery of the victims in Alexandria.”

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