Clinton reacts to shooting: We’re all on one team
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Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHouse Democrat touts resolution to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress Hillary Clinton says Greene should 'be on a watch list,' not in Congress DOJ: Social media influencer charged with interference in 2016 election MORE stressed unity when she reacted to Wednesday’s shooting at the Republican Congressional Baseball Game practice.

“2 sides take the field tomorrow, but we’re all ultimately one team,” Clinton said in a tweet early Wednesday evening. 

The former secretary of State's tweet comes after House GOP Whip Steve Scalise (La.) along with a staffer, a lobbyist and two Capital Police Officers, were shot at a Republican baseball team practice.


Clinton was not the only Democrat to reach out to offer words of encouragement in the wake of the shooting.

Former President Obama reached out to Sen. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeOregon Republican Party calls Capitol riot a 'false flag' operation to discredit GOP, silence Trump supporters The Hill's Morning Report - Biden argues for legislative patience, urgent action amid crisis State-level Republicans wracked by division after Trump's loss MORE (R-Ariz.) after the attack to send his “best wishes and prayers” for the victims, according to Politico.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) also reached out across the aisle when she spoke on the House floor Wednesday.

“I have been probably the target of more, political target of probably more threats than anyone perhaps other than the President of the United States Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaFormer private equity executive launches bid for Virginia governor The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - White House targets climate change in today's executive orders Former Rep. Will Hurd announces book deal MORE. And so I pray for Barack Obama, and now I continue to pray for him,” she said. “And I pray for Donald TrumpDonald TrumpFBI says California extremist may have targeted Newsom House Democrat touts resolution to expel Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress Facebook to dial back political content on platform MORE, that his presidency will be successful and that his family will be safe.”