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MI native remains in critical condition after Virginia shooting

MI native remains in critical condition after Virginia shooting”

A lobbyist was one of the five victims hurt in a shooting during a practice for a congressional baseball game on Wednesday morning and is in critical condition, according to his family. He has also worked in the offices of Rep. Tim Walberg and former Rep. Dave Camp, both Michigan Republicans, according to his LinkedIn profile. Matt Mika, director of government relations for Tyson Foods, is one of several injured by an IL gunman.

He was serving as the Director of Government Relations for Tyson Foods' offices in Washington, D.C.

"It appears that the DC rep for Tyson Foods, Matt Mika was shot in the chest during the baseball shooting this morning and is in critical condition".

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Brady told the Post that they had not been able to get much information on Mika's status.

Mika wasn't scheduled to play in Thursday night's game but was helping to coach the players with batting practice when the shooting began shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday. "He's been a big part of the team for a number of years and just a great athlete, helps us frankly at second base and at shortstop". He played baseball as well as football at Adrian, from which he graduated in 2001.

President Trump said Wednesday in a press briefing that the alleged shooter, identified in multiple reports as James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., has died.

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He turned on an 0-1 changeup, clearing the Orioles bullpen beyond the left-field fence and sending it deep into the stands. Montgomery gave up three earned runs and three hits in five innings to the Orioles last time he faced the team.

Mika's friend and former colleague David Palsrok, a former MI state representative, talked to Mika's brother in law on Wednesday.

"Many have asked about Matt and what we can share about him. You know the American people see us on TV debating very contentious issues of concern, but you know when we're off the House and Senate floor, there's a lot of camaraderie", Cotton said.

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