Congressmen learn from the Alexandria, Virginia shooting: “We have to treat each other with respect, dignity and civility”

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Equipment and medical bags are seen on the baseball field in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, June 14, 2017, after a shooting where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., and others were shot during a congressional baseball practice. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Congressmen Roskam (R-6th), Quigley (D-5th) and Krishnamoorthi (D-8th) address the shooting that took place this morning at a Republican Congressional baseball practice. It’s safe to conclude that a lesson has been learned from the incident, as each expresses. Those takeaways include effective bipartisan collaboration, gun safety awareness and unity.