Press Releases

Jul 16, 2018

Extending NFIP through November 30

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.) today filed H.R. 6379 to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through November 30, 2018, the official end of the Atlantic Hurricane Season.

Jul 13, 2018

Scalise Cosponsors Resolution to Back ICE

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) cosponsored Congressman Clay Higgins' (R-La.) resolution, H.Res. 990, "Supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement."

Jul 11, 2018

Sustaining Fisheries to Protect 'Sportsman's Paradise'

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after House passage of H.R. 200, Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act.

Jul 10, 2018

Scalise Urges Senate Confirmation of Kavanaugh

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement praising President Trump's selection of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court vacancy, and urged the Senate to swiftly confirm him.

Jul 5, 2018

Scalise Applauds $1.6B in Flood Protection, Coastal Restoration Funds

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after more than $1.6 billion was allocated by the Trump Administration for critical flood protection and coastal restoration projects in Southeast Louisiana.

Jun 28, 2018

Rebuilding the Military to Maximum Strength

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after the House advanced H.R. 6157, Department of Defense Appropriation Act, 2019.

Jun 28, 2018

Scalise Cosponsors Resolution to Demand Mueller Documents

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement regarding his decision to cosponsor a resolution insisting that the Department of Justice fully comply with the requests.

Jun 26, 2018

SCOTUS Ruling is Important Win for Religious Liberty

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in favor of pro-life pregnancy centers in the case National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA) v. Becerra.

Jun 26, 2018

Scalise Praises Supreme Court Decision on Travel Ban

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement praising the Supreme Court's decision upholding President Trump's travel ban on several countries with alarming rates of terrorism.

Jun 22, 2018

House Takes Action to Combat the Opioid Crisis

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke on the House floor earlier today in support of H.R. 6, SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, the final bill in Congress's two week, bipartisan effort to pass legislation to combat the opioid crisis.

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