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Rep. Scalise upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition"

Rep. Scalise upgraded from

This person was not authorized to speak publicly about the case and spoke on condition of anonymity.

The president said that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified".

Scalise's surgeon says he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being at risk of death when he arrived at the hospital. Griner is still hospitalized at MedStar and "in good spirits", Sava said.

Sava declined to put a timeline on when that would happen or when Scalise, 51, would be able to leave the hospital.

The bullet struck Scalise in the hip, and traveled across his body, shattering bones and passing through internal organs, causing major internal bleeding.

He will remain in the intensive care unit through at least the weekend, they said.

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Since then, the lawmaker has undergone multiple surgeries and procedures to stop the bleeding and fix bone.

Sava said the congressman remains sedated but was able to "respond to family members" and physicians.

The gunman, identified by law enforcement officials as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, later died from injuries sustained during a shootout with police on the scene.

Despite guarded optimism from Sava, another of Scalise's doctors told the Advocate that he expects his patient to walk - and even run - once he's had time to fully recover. The Scalise family greatly appreciates the outpouring of thoughts and prayers'.

Another Capitol Police officer, David Bailey, who was hit by shrapnel, and a congressional aide, Zach Barth, who was shot, were previously treated and released from a hospital.

The statement noted that there would be no further updates on Scalise's condition for the rest of the weekend.

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Bailey was spotted Friday in the Capitol, on crutches and out of uniform, accepting congratulations from fellow officers.

The American Hospital Association defines "critical" condition as: "Vital signs are unstable and not within normal limits".

Associated Press writers Lauran Neergaard and Maria Danilova in Washington, and Jim Salter in St. Louis contributed to this report.

Scalise "continues to show signs of improvement", MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement Saturday evening. The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity.

Louisiana congressman Steve Scalise has been upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition".

Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot in the chest at the baseball practice.

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