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Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy”

Mr Sanders condemned Hodgkinson's actions on Wednesday. Americans use ballots, not bullets, to resolve their political differences. A police report states he had license to shoot the weapon and wasn't charged in the incident. When possibly unhinged or deranged political activists resort to gunplay to make their points, no citizen is safe, civil discourse is dead and democracy is doomed.

The FBI renewed its call for information for anyone-from Belleville to Washington, D.C. -may have about congressional shooter James T. Hodgkinson. Sanders' 2016 run for the presidency. Law enforcement investigators believe the anti-Trump shooter was living in his white van on the streets of the Washington, D.C., suburb prior to taking a semi-automatic rifle to the baseball field and shooting at Republican politicians. He had also branded Mr Trump a "traitor".

The Post reported that Euille said Hodgkinson lived out of the bag he was carrying ever since he arrived in the area almost two months ago.

YMCA regular Kris Balderston said he saw Hodgkinson at the gym most mornings. They won't look down on the fact that he, you know, he did wrong. The members of that group celebrated Hodgkinson's mass assassination attempt.

The alleged shooter, identified by police as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois, was killed in a shootout with police Wednesday morning after shooting Rep.

Republican and Democratic team members set aside partisan politics Thursday night to play the game, and said they are competing as one - Team Scalise.

WANG: Yeah, I've talked to some folks, and they say that they're surprised that this happened. No shots were apparently fired away from the baseball field.

Five innocent people were shot in the attack, including House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise.

Nina Turner, a former OH state senator who campaigned for Sanders in his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, said: "Both sides need to look in the mirror".

"I was shocked", she said.

All Americans, no matter their party affiliation, should be equally sickened.

The gunman who wounded a top Republican congressman and several other...

"The Belleville community in general is surprised.no one seemed to think he was capable of such an extreme act", Rieck said.

Hodgkinson, was shot by police and later died of his wounds.

Kaiser said he has so many customers, he can't remember all of their names. Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Tim Slater said the Federal Bureau of Investigation needs the public's help in piecing together Hodgkinson's whereabouts and activities while he was in Alexandria. "He had them sitting out on the table. and he would say 'Hey please join and have a pastry". Mika worked for two Michigan Republicans before becoming a lobbyist in 2008, and was volunteering to help with the practice.



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