While news breaks continue to reveal more and more information about the shooting at the GOP baseball practice in Virginia where Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) and other Republican members of Congress were practicing for a game with Democrats, MSNBC's Joy Reid took to Twitter to decry the partisanship expressed by many of President Donald Trump's supporters.
Reid also turned her attention to other mass shootings where many of the Republicans decrying Wednesday's shooting remained comparably silent.
"Remember when the Gabby Giffords shooting was 'the moment we said enough!?' Then Aurora? Then Newtown? Then Charleston? We don't learn," she tweeted.
Read more of Reid's musings on the Alexandria shooting blame game below.
Rep. Al Green's voicemail filled with death threats and lynching references. A GOP reporter violently assaults a re… https://t.co/tGBSao83Yh— Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷) (@Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷)) 1497459663.0
As with the Portland shooting, this incident isn't going to work for partisan politics. Nor should it. https://t.co/254jdIIhfE— Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷) (@Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷)) 1497458925.0
Facile place for the president's son to go, but the shooter's social media indicates he also hated Hillary Clinton… https://t.co/WEbVsXsb7h— Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷) (@Joy WE VOTED!! WEAR A MASK!! Reid 😷)) 1497458815.0