Press Releases

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:

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

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 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

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