A spokesman for George Washington University Hospital said that Matt Mika, a lobbyist wounded in the attack, was improving, and that as of Thursday night his condition had been upgraded from critical to serious. Capitol Police said they had "no evidence to suggest that the purchases were not lawful".
For now, Scalise remains in critical condition in the hospital's intensive care unit.
Hodgkinson, a Belleville, Illinois, home inspector who had been living out of his van near the park, had a social media page filled with criticism of Republicans and the Trump administration. He died after officers in Scalise's security detail and local police fired at him.
The surgeon on Friday said he was "a lot more confident and optimistic" about Scalise's recovery than he was two days ago.
Sava also said that Crystal Griner, one of the U.S. Capitol Police officers credited with saving Scalise and others at the field, sustained a gunshot wound to her ankle. "I'm prayerful he will pull through, and I hope he does", he said.
Hodgkinson is accused of shooting at several members of the Republican baseball team that was practicing this week for the annual congressional baseball game played for charity.
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The shooter was an IL man, James Hodgkinson, who had lashed out against President Donald Trump and Republicans over social media. The American Hospital Association defines "critical" condition as: "Vital signs are unstable and not within normal limits".
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