Investigators are trying to determine what his intent may have been - whether it was a list of potential targets for violence or whether he wrote them down for some other reason, one official said.
The person did not disclose the names, but said those listed had been briefed.
On Friday, the hospital's director of trauma, Dr. Jack Sava, called Scalise's injury a "transpelvic gunshot wound" which had "fragmented, and caused significant damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels".More news: Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda
She said she was married to James Hodgkinson for almost 30 years but they have not been together since March, when he moved to Washington, D.C.
Scalise remained in critical condition Thursday afternoon, and although doctors say his condition has improved some over the last 36 hours, he will require further surgeries, time in the hospital and rehabilitation. The 66 year-old, who apparently volunteered with Bernie Sanders' failed presidential campaign, wounded four people including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, before being shot and killed by U.S. Capitol Police.
Bill Euille, former mayor of Alexandria (Va.), speaks about James Hodgkinson, whom he knew from the YMCA, on Wednesday June 14, 2017, in Alexandria, Va. Police say that Hodgkinson opened fire on Republican lawmakers as they pra.
Infection remains a considerable risk in the days and weeks during Scalise's extended hospital stay, Sava said. Brennwald thought it was odd he never saw Hodgkinson exercise or wear workout clothes and considered asking a staffer about him but never did, he said.More news: Hurricane center says storm 'likely' to develop in Gulf soon
The Fitzgerald had limited propulsion after suffering damage on the right side below the water line and a US defense official said there was flooding in three compartments.
After Saturday's surgery, which was not described in detail, Scalise "continues to show improvement", the hospital statement said. The shooter was an IL man, James Hodgkinson, who had lashed out against President Donald Trump and Republicans over social media. Police shot Hodgkinson, who later died.
With this attack, many Republicans are saying that the political rhetoric between the parties has gotten out of hand and needs to tone down. Bryce Benson, was airlifted to the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka and was in stable condition, the 7th Fleet said in a statement.
Bailey was spotted Friday in the Capitol, on crutches and out of uniform, accepting congratulations from fellow officers.More news: Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy