Here is the Father’s Day message just put out by @SteveScalise.
— Rep. Steve Scalise (@SteveScalise) June 18, 2017
dusty in here https://t.co/iE3qHQVPGt
— Kilgore Trout (@KT_So_It_Goes) June 18, 2017
My heart just breaks considering what these precious kids r going through. Wish I could do more than pray.
— Coll1313 (@ColleenJensen17) 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
Lovely family. So appreciate your updates. Look forward to hearing more good news. We are behind you! This country needs you ??????
— Donna Hale (@DonnaHa65608314) June 18, 2017
Scalise’s account has been posting regular updates on the condition of the House Majority Whip. Here is the latest one, which was posted on Saturday afternoon.
Update on the condition of Majority Whip Steve Scalise, courtesy of MedStar Washington Hospital Center: pic.twitter.com/fevQQtPVTV
— Rep. Steve Scalise (@SteveScalise) June 17, 2017
Of course, the care and concern was not shared by all.
It seems like your biggest joy is screwing the poor and middle classes.
— Clayton Strickland (@MottdeWitt) June 18, 2017
Must be embarrassing to get saved by a gay, black cop? Guess you will change your mind on some basic human rights?
— TheEnochomist (@TheEnochomist) June 18, 2017
Even a Father’s Day tweet from the account of a man fighting for his life gets a couple of harsh and insensitive replies.