Press Releases

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:

Nov 13, 2016

Scalise Applauds Priebus as Trump's Choice for White House Chief of Staff

METAIRIE, La. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today applauded President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as White House Chief of Staff:

Nov 11, 2016

Honoring Service and Sacrifice

METAIRIE, La. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement honoring our nation’s veterans.

Oct 25, 2016

Scalise Statement on Soaring Obamacare Premiums

Issues: Health Care

METAIRIE, LA – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding reports that Obamacare premiums are set to increase by an average of over 20 percent nationwide:

Oct 13, 2016

BREAKING: LA Receives Lion's Share of $500 million in Flood Relief Funds

METAIRIE, LA – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding the announcement that Louisiana will receive the lion’s share of the $500 million in flood relief funds included in the government funding bill last month.

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