Majority Whip Steve Scalise is still recovering in the hospital, but his staff posted a Father’s Day tweet that has special meaning for his family this year.
Father’s Day came at a particularly poignant time for Scalise and his family, as the father of two was injured in the Virginia shooting last week.
Check it out (per BizPacReview):
Reports initially stated he was stable, but his condition became critical shortly after the first surgery.His condition has since been upgraded to “serious.”
Responses to his tweet made one thing clear: Americans are rooting for him.Here’s a couple:
Praying for you, Sir. God speed on your recovery.— Pro-Lifer For Trump (@MyPresidentme) June 18, 2017
Happy Father's day Rep. Scalise 😊
So glad to see you're out of the woods and on your way to recovery!
may God bless and restore you 100% pic.twitter.com/ERtpQYTH5F
— Cindi1Shorty (@Cindi1Shorty) June 18, 2017
Praying for you and your family – please get well soon ❤️God bless you and keep you safe and comfortable as you heal. ❤️
— SZ (@RiggerBunny) June 18, 2017
Praying for you !! Happy Father's Day! You're a fighter and a winner. And I hear, a great husband and father. Get well soon! 🙌🏻🌈😊
— Adorable Deplorable (@TrumpSheri) June 18, 2017