said in the video. “By playing tonight, you are revealing the world that we will not be intimidated by hazards, acts of violence, or assaults on our democracy.”
After House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) was shot Wednesday morning while practicing for the game with his fellow Republican colleagues, leaders of both celebrations called for unity and civility.Perhaps Democrats
were just following their leader Nancy Pelosi(D-CA). Your home Minority Leader ended the truce hours before the game when she accused Republicans of being”sanctimonious” for expressing issue about violent left-wing rhetoric that may have inspired the shooter, a rabid hater of President Donald Trump and Republicans. The shooter, James Hodgkinson, asked at least two Agents whether the players on the baseball diamond were Republicans or Democrats prior to opening fire.Capitol Police Special Agent David Bailey, who was shot while removing the shooter with 2 other unique representatives to avoid what Sen. Rand Paul( R-KY)said would have otherwise been a massacre, threw away the very first pitch.