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Injured staffer worked for Texas Republicans

On Twitter, Rep. Roger Williams (R-Tex.) wrote that Zack Barth, a legislative correspondent in his office, was wounded in the shooting. 

“He is receiving medical attention but is doing well and is expected to make a full recovery,” Williams wrote. In another tweet, he wrote: “We ask that you please respect the privacy of him and his family during this difficult time.”

According to the website Legistorm, Barth has worked for Williams since fall 2016 and before that, worked for Randy Neugebauer, also a Texas Republican representative

In Neugebauer’s office, he was a policy assistant and staff assistant, according to Legistorm.

Shooting at GOP congressional baseball practice in Virginia: The latest
(Peter Jamsion/The Washington Post)
(Peter Jamsion/The Washington Post)

Shots were fired in Alexandria, Va., this morning at a Republican congressional baseball practice. The latest as we learn it.