Press Releases

Mar 22, 2017

Scalise Praises Passage of Key Health Care Reform Bills

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 372 - Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2017 with 416 votes, and H.R. 1101 - Small Business Health Fairness Act, the first two pieces of legislation in the third prong of the House's health care reform plan.

Mar 21, 2017

Scalise at Leadership Press Conference: "We're Leading a Rescue Mission"

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— At a House Leadership Republican press conference today, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed President Trump's visit to the Capitol and the American Health Care Act.

Mar 18, 2017

Sean Hannity to Scalise on AHCA: 'There are a lot of good things in there'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) joined Fox News Channel's "Hannity" along with Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) last night to discuss the meeting they attended yesterday at the White House along with other RSC members where President Trump pledged his support for the House's American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare. Scalise highlighted the broad support the bill is receiving from all wings of the Republican conference, and Hannity agreed that "there are a lot of good things in there" for conservatives.

Mar 17, 2017

Trump to Scalise, RSC Members: 'I am 100% Behind This'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) met with President Trump and Vice President Pence along with several members of the Republican Study Committee (RSC) to discuss their unified support for the bill, with President Trump remarking, "I want everyone to know I am 100% behind this...all of these noes, or potential noes, are now yeses...Obamacare is dead."

Mar 17, 2017

Scalise Applauds House Passage of Veterans Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. House of Representatives this week passed three bills this week to address many of the issues facing our veterans

Mar 16, 2017

Scalise at Leadership Press Conference: "Putting Patients Back in Charge"

WASHINGTON, D.C.— At a House Leadership Republican press conference today, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed the American Health Care Act and the steps to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Mar 16, 2017

Scalise on The Hugh Hewitt Show: "American Families Have Not Been Telling Me They Want to Wait and Keep Obamacare in Place Longer"

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) joined Hugh Hewitt's radio show yesterday and emphasized the urgent need to provide relief to the millions of Americans suffering under the collapse of Obamacare.

Mar 15, 2017

BREAKING: Conservative Groups Endorse American Health Care Act

Issues: Health Care

This morning, 12 key conservative groups penned an open letter to Congress in support of the American Health Care Act.

Mar 15, 2017

Scalise on Morning Joe: "We've Been Waiting Seven Years"

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) joined MSNBC's "Morning Joe" this morning to discuss how after seven years of Americans suffering under the failed Obamacare law, the time to provide relief from its collapse through repealing and replacing it is now.

Mar 14, 2017

Scalise on Fox News: "Every Republican voted for our bill"

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) joined Fox News Channel's "Tucker Carlson Tonight" last night to discuss the CBO estimate that shows the House's American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare lowers premiums, taxes, and our deficit. Scalise highlighted the broad support for the conservative bill, noting that every Republican from all parts of the caucus voted for the bill in both the Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce Committees last week.

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