La. congressman wounded in shooting will talk about his road to recovery on WAFB

La. congressman wounded in shooting will talk about his road to recovery on WAFB

(WAFB) - Rep. Steve Scalise (R.-LA.) , the House Majority Whip who was shot at a Republican Congressional Baseball team practice last June, speaks to Norah O'Donnell in his first interview since the shooting.

Scalise appears with his wife, Jennifer, to recount the attack and how he survived the life threatening gunshot wound. The interview will be broadcast on 60 MINUTES, Sunday, Oct. 1 (6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.) on the CBS Television Network. O'Donnell announced the interview on CBS THIS MORNING.

Scalise suffered a single rifle shot to his left hip, which fractured bones, injured internal organs, and caused severe bleeding. He underwent multiple surgeries.

The shooter was killed by Capitol police officers.

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