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President Trump visits wounded Scalise in hospital

President Donald Trump (Source: White House) President Donald Trump (Source: White House)
(WAFB) -

President Donald Trump made a surprise visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center Wednesday night, where Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana is being treated for his injuries following the shooting at a Republican congressional baseball practice.

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The president and First Lady Melania Trump brought two bouquets of white flowers to the hospital.

MedStar Washington said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon that Scalise "was critically injured and remains in critical condition."

It provided no further details about him.

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