Mr Scalise's surgeon said he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being seriously ill when he arrived at hospital after the shooting in Virginia last week. Doctors said Friday the bullet entered at his hip and traveled across his body, causing severe damage to internal organs. He has been sedated, but has been brought out of sedation periodically and been able to recognize and communicate with his family, Sava said.
The man who opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing baseball had angrily railed against President Donald Trump the day before the shooting.
The gunman, 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, was shot and killed by responding officers.
"I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two, three days ago", Sava said.
Scalise, Tyson Foods lobbyist Matt Mika, congressional aide Zach Barth and US Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner were shot during an attack on the Republican congressional baseball team as it practiced Wednesday morning.
Doctors treating wounded House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise have upgraded his condition from "critical" to "serious". "After discharge he will need a period of healing and rehabilitation".
Bailey was spotted Friday in the Capitol, on crutches and out of uniform, accepting congratulations from fellow officers. His family said in a statement Saturday that Mika had undergone another operation and was expected to recover fully, according to NBC News.
Tim Hague dies at 33 after being knocked out in boxing match
Close friend and fellow MMA fighter Cody Krahn wrote: "As many of you know Tim suffered a severe knockout in his boxing match". He holds a career MMA record of 21-13 and fought in the heavyweight division of the UFC from 2009 through 2011.
Curry to pass on White House celebration visit
After losing in the NBA Finals to the Golden State Warriors , LeBron James had some interesting comments for the media. Later, he was straightforward and serious: "We were heartbroken last year, but this year was our turn".
Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'
Griner remained in the hospital in good condition after sustaining a gunshot wound to the ankle, according to a Friday update. A rifle bullet hit his left hip, shattering bones, tearing organs, and leaving him in a critical condition.
Trump confirms he's under investigation
Late on Thursday night, Rosenstein issued a written statement about leaks in the Russian Federation probe. An unusual statement from the Department of Justice has many in Washington scratching their heads.
The North Korea detainee's final moments of freedom
There's nothing that is, sort of, voluntary in terms of movements, even though their eyes are open". "I'm dealing with my son". He declared that he was "tremendously proud" of his son and heaped scorn on North Korea . "No evidence of botulism ", Dr.
American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
After a brief trial broadcast by North Korean state television, Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years in prison and hard labor. His family were told that he contracted botulism after the trial, and was given a sleeping pill from which he never awoke.