Whitehouse Statement on Shooting in Alexandria, VA

Washington, DC – Senator Sheldon Whitehouse today issued the following statement regarding the shooting that injured House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others this morning in Alexandria, Virginia:

“I am shocked and disturbed by the reports of the shooting incident in Virginia this morning.  My heart goes out to my fellow members of Congress, to their staffers, to the Capitol Police officers, and to the others at the scene.”