Press Releases

Jun 30, 2016

Scalise: AG Lynch Should Recuse Herself, Appoint Special Prosecuter

WASHINGTON, DC – Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement after it was uncovered that former President Bill Clinton met privately with Attorney General Loretta Lynch in the midst of the Justice Department’s criminal investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Jun 23, 2016

Scalise: ‘The American People Deserve a House That Does Its Work’

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 2577, critical legislation to address the Zika crisis

Jun 23, 2016

Scalise Applauds Supreme Court Blocking Obama's Amnesty

Issues: Immigration

WASHINGTON, D.C.– House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today after the U.S. Supreme Court let stand the lower court’s decision in United States v. Texas, preventing the implementation of the president’s unlawful executive amnesty on immigration

Jun 23, 2016

Scalise: We Must Protect Mothers and the Unborn

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement today after the U.S. Supreme Court issued their ruling in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, striking down a Texas law designed to protect women’s health and safety at abortion clinics:

Jun 22, 2016

A Better Way To Fix Healthcare

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, DC — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today joined House Speaker Paul Ryan and the chairs of the House Republican Task Force on Health Care to unveil the fifth plank of the Better Way agenda, the Republican alternative to Obamacare.

Jun 22, 2016

Scalise Applauds Court Ruling on Hydraulic Fracturing

Issues: Energy

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today applauded a court’s ruling that the Department of the Interior does not have authority to regulate hydraulic fracturing

Jun 17, 2016

Fighting Radical Islamic Terror

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today went to the floor to urge passage of H.R. 5471, the Countering Terrorist Radicalization Act. H.R. 5471 passed with overwhelming bipartisan support, 402-15.

Jun 16, 2016

Scalise Statement on the Passing of Plaquemines Parish President Amos Cormier

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today expressed his condolences for the passing of Plaquemines Parish President Amos Cormier

Jun 14, 2016

Scalise Statement on Net Neutrality Decision

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today issued the following statement after the D.C. Circuit Court issued its opinion on the FCC’s Net Neutrality rules

Jun 10, 2016

House Passes Anti-Carbon Tax Resolution

Issues: Energy

WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today went to the House floor to urge passage of his resolution, H. Con. Res. 89, expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to the United States economy

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