Press Releases

Sep 18, 2018

Scalise Calls on Canada to Join Trade Deal, Warns of Congressional Action

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement on Canada's continued delay to join Mexico and the United States in a new North American trade deal.

Sep 13, 2018

Scalise on House Passage of America's Water Infrastructure Act

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after S.3021, America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, passed the House by voice vote.

Sep 13, 2018

"One Lake" Must Undergo Thorough Environmental Impact Review

Congressman Steve Scalise (LA-01) and State Sen. Sharon Hewitt (Slidell) made the following statements about Congress's final negotiated water resources legislation, S. 3021, America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, and a specific provision that calls for a thorough environmental impact review of the "One Lake" Pearl River dam project before construction begins. 

Sep 11, 2018

Scalise: On 9-11 anniversary, nation must keep vigilant

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) penned an op-ed for The Advocate in remembrance of the thousands of Americans who lost their lives in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.

Sep 10, 2018

Scalise Announces 2018 Congressional App Challenge

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) invites students from Louisiana's First Congressional District to participate in the 2018 Congressional App Challenge.

Sep 6, 2018

Scalise Statement on Anti-Semitic Vandalism

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement denouncing the anti-Semitic vandalism defacing the Northshore Jewish Congregation in Mandeville, La.

Sep 6, 2018

Scalise Receives Taxpayers' Friend Award

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today received the National Taxpayers Union "Taxpayers' Friend Award" for having one of the strongest voting records on reducing spending, lowering taxes, and supporting economic success.

Sep 6, 2018

Scalise: Democrats' behavior during Supreme Court hearings 'beneath the dignity of the Senate'

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Fox News Channel's America's Newsroom with Sandra Smith and Bill Hemmer to discuss Democrat obstruction and showmanship, like political fundraising and attempts to leak confidential documents, during the Senate Judiciary Committee's hearings this week with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. 

Sep 6, 2018

Scalise: Trump Ends Obama’s War on Coal

Issues: Energy

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) penned a column in theWashington Examiner supporting President Trump and his administration's new Affordable Clean Energy Plan that prioritizes job creation and lower energy costs while still protecting the environment.

Sep 6, 2018

Scalise: We are going to build on economic success with Tax Cuts 2.0

At the House Leadership stakeout today, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) highlighted the good news he has been hearing around his district from families and small business owners that are seeing the benefits of pro-growth Republican policies like the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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