After suffering a gunshot wound to the hip during a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia in June, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, is learning how to walk again, according to House Speaker Paul Ryan.
At a CNN town hall Monday evening, Ryan said Scalise, a “very close friend”, was doing better and is currently in physical therapy.
“Steve got shot through the hip, he’s had about ten surgeries. He’s going to be able to walk. He’s going to recover but it was a pretty bad shot. We almost lost him that day,” Ryan said. Read more at CBS