Press Releases

Jan 23, 2017

Scalise: Pai A “Champion Of Common-Sense Reforms”

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding President Donald Trump’s choice to appoint Ajit Pai as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Jan 23, 2017

Scalise’s FCC Legislation Clears House With Unanimous Support

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding the House’s unanimous passage of H.R. 599, the Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017, Scalise's legislation to reduce the reporting workload for job creators and increase the efficiency of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Jan 13, 2017

Scalise: "Obamacare has failed the American people"

WASHINGTON, DC—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) made the following remarks today regarding House passage of S. Con. Res. 3, the FY2017 Budget. Passage of this bill represents an important step in repealing Obamacare.

Jan 5, 2017

Scalise Statement on REINS Act

WASHINGTON, DC—House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 26, the Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act.

Jan 5, 2017

Scalise: It's time that we stand up with our ally

WASHINGTON, DC—House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding House passage of H. Res. 11 - Objecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 as an obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace, and for other purposes.

Jan 5, 2017

Scalise Statement on Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 21, the Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2017

Jan 4, 2017

Scalise: "I hope Obama comes here to apologize for those broken promises"

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.– House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today at a leadership press conference with Vice President-elect Mike Pence discussed the President's visit to the U.S. Capitol and the House's effort to repeal Obamacare.

Dec 19, 2016

Scalise: New Anti-Coal Regs 'An Insult to American Workers'

Issues: Energy

METAIRIE, La.–Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding the Obama administration's eleventh-hour regulations targeting coal mining

Dec 17, 2016

Scalise: Mulvaney a 'Tireless Champion of Fiscal Conservatism'

METAIRIE, La.—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding President-elect Donald Trump's choice of Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) to be Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

Dec 15, 2016

SCALISE: Zinke ‘A Great Selection’ for Interior Secretary

METAIRIE, La.—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) to serve as Secretary of the Interior:

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