Press Releases

Jan 25, 2017

Scalise Applauds Trump On Border Security

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding President Donald Trump's actions on border security:

Jan 24, 2017

Scalise: "Today Marks the Beginning of a New Era in American Energy Policy"

Issues: Energy

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today regarding President Donald Trump’s decision to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines

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 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: Republicans Act Swiftly To Protect Innocent Human Life

Issues: Family Values

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s decision to reinstate the prohibition on the use of taxpayer dollars to provide or promote abortions in foreign nations, and the U.S. House’s scheduled vote this week on H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act

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 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 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 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 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.

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