Clinton reacts to shooting: We’re all on one team
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Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonRepublicans bail on Coffman to invest in Miami seat Katy Perry praises Taylor Swift for diving into politics Election Countdown: Small-donor donations explode | Russian woman charged with midterm interference | Takeaways from North Dakota Senate debate | O'Rourke gives 'definitive no' to 2020 run | Dems hope Latino voters turn Arizona blue 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 FlakeTrump boosts McSally, bashes Sinema in Arizona Watch live: Trump speaks at Arizona rally Mnuchin to attend anti-terror meeting in Saudi Arabia following Khashoggi disappearance 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 ObamaRepublicans bail on Coffman to invest in Miami seat Five takeaways from the first North Dakota Senate debate Live coverage: Heitkamp faces Cramer in high-stakes North Dakota debate MORE. And so I pray for Barack Obama, and now I continue to pray for him,” she said. “And I pray for Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCorker: US must determine responsibility in Saudi journalist's death Five takeaways from testy Heller-Rosen debate in Nevada Dem senator calls for US action after 'preposterous' Saudi explanation MORE, that his presidency will be successful and that his family will be safe.”