Congressmen react to shooting in Alexandria, Va.

News of Wednesday morning's shooting in Alexandria, Va. spread quickly spread across social media.

News of Wednesday morning's shooting in Alexandria, Va. spread quickly spread across social media.

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana, two Capitol Hill police officers and a member of Texas Congressman Roger Williams' staff were wounded in the shooting. A suspect is in custody.

 

 

 

Williams himself was OK along with Reps. Kevin Brady, Joe Barton and Mike Conaway from Texas. Barton's son was present as well at the practice was unharmed.

READ: Barton and son safe after Alexandria shooting

Here are some of the reactions from Houston area and Texas political leaders along with a statement from President Donald Trump:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

READ: More from Giffords here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHOTOS: Shooting in Alexandria, Va.

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