METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - Parishioners at St. Catherine of Siena in Metairie said that Congressman Steve Scalise is more than just a politician. To them, he is a devoted church member and a friend.
One by one, parishioners made their way into an impromptu prayer service Wednesday night
"He's camping with us and Cub Scouts, he's blowing trash after the school fair, he's just a normal member of this community," said Michael Martin.
"Sweetest and nicest guy you ever really want to meet," said Merce Candeo. "It's sad for no reason at all."