Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

U.S. Rep. McSally on Today’s Shooting: We Need Unity Now, Vitriolic Political Rhetoric Must End

June 14, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today responded to the shooting at the Congressional Baseball practice this morning, which left Majority Whip Steve Scalise, members of Capitol Police, and congressional staff injured.

In a video address, Rep. McSally answers a series of questions about today’s shooting, including the unique significance of this shooting to Arizona’s second congressional district, deeper implications for the country moving forwards, and whether or not the shooting impacts how members of Congress continue to fulfill their responsibilities.