Press Releases

Dec 13, 2016

Scalise: 'Tillerson fits the bill'

In light of President-elect Trump’s announcement today that he intends to nominate Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State, here are Majority Whip Scalise’s remarks on Tillerson during two national TV interviews yesterday afternoon.

Dec 9, 2016

Scalise: 'WIIN Act strengthens our nation’s water transportation infrastructure and modernizes our ports'

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip (R-La.) issued the following statement regarding House passage of S. 612, the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act

Dec 6, 2016

Scalise: $1.25 Billion in Flood Relief Will Help Get LA Families Back in their Homes

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding the announcement that Louisiana will receive $1.25 billion in flood relief funds included in the year-end government funding bill

Dec 2, 2016

Scalise: Defense Authorization Strengthens our Military

WASHINGTON, DC — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today released the following video statement on the House passage of S. 2943, the Conference Report accompanying the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act

Dec 1, 2016

Scalise Statement on Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 6392, the Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act

Nov 30, 2016

Whip Scalise Statement on Passage of the 21st Century Cures Act

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding House passage of H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act

Nov 30, 2016

Scalise Congratulates Rep. Richmond on CBC Chairmanship

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today congratulated Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) on being elected to serve as Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) for the 115th Congress

Nov 29, 2016

Whip Scalise Statement on the Nomination of Chairman Tom Price as HHS Secretary

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, DC — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement on President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price (GA-06) as the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Nov 18, 2016

Scalise Statement on President Obama's Five-Year Offshore Energy Leasing Plan

Issues: Energy

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement in response to the Obama Administration's Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2017-2022

Nov 15, 2016

Scalise Re-Elected House Majority Whip

Washington D.C. – U.S. Representative Steve Scalise (R-La.) today was re-elected by his colleagues to serve as the Majority Whip of the United States House of Representatives for the 115th Congress. He released the following statement regarding his re-election:

Pages