Phil Montag, Nebraska Democratic Party Official, Ousted for Saying He’s Wished Steve Scalise Dead

The Nebraska Democratic Party ousted an official Thursday after a recording surfaced of him saying he wished House Majority Whip Steve Scalise had died in the Alexandria, Virginia, shooting that left him critically wounded. Phil Montag, a volunteer co-chairman of the party’s technology committee, unloaded a series of expletives in…

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Kentucky Lawmaker Wants Members of Congress Armed

Following the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others in Alexandria, Virginia last week, Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) introduced legislation that would establish reciprocity for nationwide concealed carry permits in Washington, D.C., H.R. 2909, the D.C Personal Protection Reciprocity Act. According to Massie the legislation, which will…

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Congressman Scalise’s Condition Improves, But More Operations and Long Hospital Stay Expected

WASHINGTON — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was at “imminent risk of death” after a gunman opened fire at a congressional baseball team practice, but the Louisiana congressman is making progress and is expected to be able to walk again, officials said Friday. The No. 3 House Republican remains in…

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Left-Wingers Embrace Threats, Violence After Scalise Shooting

A left-wing Twitter user made an implicit threat against Laura Ingraham, editor-in-chief of LifeZette, on Wednesday afternoon in the wake of a shooting attack made in Virginia against GOP members of Congress. The offensive tweet read simply, “Too bad you don’t play baseball.” The remark came after Ingraham noted on…

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