He is one of the best guys I’ve ever met—is kind to everyone and always makes sure that everyone feels safe and taken care of.
The two officers are well-liked on Capitol Hill, and Republican aides who know them describe both Griner and Bailey warm and funny people, who avoid the spotlight and approach their jobs with the utmost seriousness and professionalism.
Capitol Police and to know Agents Bailey and Griner and their colleagues,” Rory Cooper, a GOP strategist and former Cantor communications director, told The Daily Beast on Wednesday afternoon.
Wenstrup said the entire ordeal made him feel like he was back on the battlefield in Iraq.
Barton’s first reaction was to shield his son, who was with him at the field Wednesday morning.