Press Releases

Oct 6, 2017

Scalise Statement on HHS Conscience Protection Decision

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement regarding the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) decision to ensure conscience protections from mandated contraception and abortifacients coverage in employee health care plans:

Oct 5, 2017

Scalise Statement On Passage of Budget

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement applauding the House's passage of the FY 2018 Budget:

Oct 4, 2017

Scalise to Politico Magazine: 'They said I was within a minute of death'

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke with Politico Magazine's Tim Alberta during his in-patient rehabilitation stay about his memories of the June 14th Congressional Baseball Game practice attack, and on the day of his return to Congress about how he envisions his job and the issues we face moving forward.

Oct 4, 2017

Scalise Reunites with Teammates Who Helped Save His Life

WASHINGTON, D.C.— In part two of his exclusive cable interview with Fox News' The Story with Martha MacCallum, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) reunited with some of the Congressional Baseball Team members who helped save his life, Congressman Brad Wenstrup (R-Ohio), Congressman Mike Conaway (R-Texas), and Senator Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.).

Oct 3, 2017

Scalise: 'There’s a lot that we need to pray for'

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At his first appearance at the weekly House Republican Leadership press conference since the June 14th shooting, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed the tragedy in Las Vegas and his return to the Capitol.

Oct 3, 2017

Steve Scalise on Fox News: 'For people to think that violence is an answer to a political disagreement is wrong'

WASHINGTON, D.C.— In part one of a two-part exclusive cable interview with Fox News' The Story with Martha MacCallum, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed his return, the Las Vegas tragedy, improving political discourse, and his efforts to ensure Republicans deliver on their conservative agenda.

Oct 2, 2017

Scalise Statement On Las Vegas Attack

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement regarding the attack in Las Vegas

Oct 1, 2017

Steve Scalise in 60 Minutes Interview: "It's a Miracle" I Survived

WASHINGTON, D.C.— In his first television interview since being shot in the June 14 Congressional Baseball Game practice attack and returning to Congress, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) told CBS' 60 Minutes that "it's a miracle" he survived.

Sep 28, 2017

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Returns to Capitol, Will Address House Floor Shortly

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) is returning to work at the United States Capitol today, after more than three months in the hospital and an in-patient rehabilitation facility following the June 14th Congressional Baseball Game practice shooting.

Sep 28, 2017

Miracles Really Do Happen: Steve Scalise Returns to Capitol Over Three Months After Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) returned to work at the Capitol today following over three months in the hospital and an in-patient rehabilitation facility after being shot in the June 14th Congressional Baseball Game practice shooting, and addressed his colleagues in the House chamber.

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