They had been dispatched as Mr. Scalise's protective detail, and witnesses said the scene would likely have been a lot worse had a member of congressional leadership and their associated officers not been on the scene.
Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, is transported away from the scene by emergency medical service personnel.
Barth, who had been transported to the hospital after the shooting, was back at the Capitol and back on his feet for the TV interview.
Brady said he then picked up his gear and left the field, leaving Scalise at second base.
Williams said the feeling among his Congressional comrades is the game needs to go on as planned. "A killing field", U.S. Senator Rand Paul said in a televised interview, describing the scene in Arlington, Virginia."We were sitting ducks", said Representative Roger Williams.Williams, the team coach, told reporters he was hitting ground balls when he heard what sounded like a vehicle engine backfiring. "He held me, I held him".
Williams said Republican Rep. "Jeff Flake took his belt off and made a tourniquet around Zack's leg to stop the bleeding".
"All we had was balls and bats to fight this guy", said Williams.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) was among those shot on Wednesday morning. (Eastern Standard Time) June 14 during a Republican baseball team practice. "And we're going to play baseball tomorrow".
As Washington became consumed in a debate about whether the shooter had been motivated by partisan rhetoric, Barton, the GOP team manager, presented a united force Wednesday afternoon with the Democratic coach, U.S. Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania.
Gov. Susana Martinez is touting New Mexico as the best place to live, work and raise a family, pointing to success over the past year of a California-based company that has set up shop in the state.
Barth's Facebook page includes pictures of Houston's sports franchises, of him at Baltimore's Camden Yards ballpark in his Astros gear and of him with Longhorns quarterback Vince Young.
To avoid confusion, Microsoft will call the game's Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , and mobile versions simply as " Minecraft ". Additionally, an update for Minecraft this year will add 4K support and more graphical options.
Inside and the interior will be vey familiar to any Aston Martin Vantage owner with all the switchgear being exactly the same. That makes it especially sad that none of the 200 V8 models, nor the 100 V12s, will be allocated for the United States market.
Qatari national team could face sanctions from Federation Internationale de Football Association for involving politics in sports. Players warmed up for a World Cup qualifying match in t-shirts emblazoned with a profile portrait of Emir .
Federer and Haas are good friends off the court, and although Federer seemed stunned after the match, he congratulated Haas. Federer, who fired 23 aces in the contest, had match point at 8-7 in the second set tie-breaker but hit a backhand long.
Mr Abbott, who had not read the Finkel report, slammed the CET on Monday as a "magic pudding" and " a tax on coal ". Electricity retailers would have to show a predetermined share of their power came from low emissions generators.
He explained that this would now help SMEs of powerloom, knitting and processing sectors not to face much financial burden. 3 per cent was agreed upon along with a view to consider raising the rate to 5 per cent in the coming years, they said.
Manchester United and Liverpool will resume their north-west rivalry in the league on 14th October at Anfield . Premier League champions Chelsea will begin the defense of their title at home against Burnley .
Prosecutors rejected filing a case against Cosby based on Goins' allegations, which they said investigators could not corroborate. Constand initially told police about the alleged assault in January 2005, a year after she says it took place.
While they can spend more money on certain areas, they still have to hit the $133 billion marker to comply with Senate rules. While most of us are focused on the ongoing Trump-Russia investigation, Senate Republicans , led by Sen.
About 4000 More US Troops to Go to Afghanistan
In late April President Trump delegated to Mattis the authority for troop levels in Iraq and Syria . " All wars come to an end . FML's were effectively caps set by the White House on the number of troops that could be deployed to each country.
Billboards offering reward for Georgia escapees
The search for two Georgia prison inmates who killed two guards and stole a pickup truck has expanded nationwide, Sills said. Authorities have said 43-year-old Donnie Russell Rowe and 24-year-old Ricky Dubose overpowered and killed 42-year-old Sgt.
Uber loses another top executive Emil Michael
Shortly after the blog post went viral, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick had announced an internal investigation into these allegations . While it's possible that Kalanick and Michael may be placed on a leave of absence, it might not change things that much.
Marco Verratti to leave PSG?
The player, who is said to be wanted by the Catalan giants, is also reportedly on Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti's wish list. Looks like Barcelona just received a much-needed boost in their pursuit of Paris Saint-Germain's ( PSG ) Marco Verratti .
Lawmaker moves forward on effort to impeach Trump
However, as to Obstruction of Justice and 18 USC § 1512 (b)(3), the evidence we have is sufficient to move forward now. A motion to table would be the likely outcome of that, but it would constitute the first impeachment-related vote.
Virginians to determine ballot for governor, among other races
The attorney general race will have Democrat Mark Herring, the incumbent, facing Republican John Adams in the November 7 election. The lieutenant governor and the former congressman have few policy differences and share a similar liberal agenda on many issues.
E3 2017: Nintendo Announces 'Metroid Prime 4' For Switch
Likewise, the release date remains a mystery, although it's extremely unikely that it will be released until at least late 2018. Since then, there have been a few Metroid titles kicking about, but none have satiated fans' desires.
Schumer backs measure opposing weapons sale to Saudis
Chris Murphy of CT and Al Franken of Minnesota to block the sale of $510 million of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia. See her interview on Public Radio International's "The World": " Will U.S. stop arming Saudi attackers in Yemen ?" Sens.
US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord
Ford Motor Co. and industry groups didn't condemn Trump's decision, but said their sustainability plans remain unchanged. Host Italian Environment Minister Gian Luca Galletti said G7 countries bore crucial responsibility for the planet.