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Louisiana Representative Scalise recovering after planned surgery

WASHINGTON D.C. - Louisiana Representative and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise had a scheduled surgery on Monday related to the June 14, 2017 Congressional baseball shooting. 

The planned procedure was part of Scalise's ongoing treatment for the injuries he sustained in the shooting and he sent a note to his team members saying in part, "I am blessed to have made tremendous progress in my healing and am grateful for your continued support. Rest assured that I plan to be fully engaged in my work as I recover from this surgery and I am eager to be back at the Capitol as soon as my doctors say I'm able." 

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