Press Releases

May 25, 2017

HHS Report Finds Premiums Have Doubled Under Obamacare

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— A troubling new report from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has confirmed what we already know: Obamacare has caused massive, unaffordable premium increases for millions of Americans across our country.

May 25, 2017

Scalise: ‘I’m not going to let a dime of our GOMESA money be taken’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) appeared on WWL First News with Tommy Tucker this morning to discuss keeping GOMESA funding in Louisiana, as well as the latest on the American Health Care Act.

May 24, 2017

Scalise Statement on CBO Score

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office's (CBO) latest report on the American Health Care Act:

May 23, 2017

Scalise At Leadership Press Stakeout: 'We’re Standing Up For Our Heroes'

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At a House Republican Leadership press conference today, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed yesterday's attack in Manchester, the House's actions to combat human trafficking, standing up for our veterans as Memorial Day approaches, and the President's budget.

May 23, 2017

Scalise Statement on President's Budget

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement on President Trump's announced budget proposal

May 19, 2017

VIDEO: Scalise Statement on Police Week

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As National Police Week comes to a close, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following video statement honoring our men and women in blue, especially those who have sacrificed their lives in the line of duty:

May 18, 2017

Scalise Applauds FCC on Net Neutrality Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement today after FCC voted to roll back the Obama Administration’s reclassification of broadband as a "common carrier" under Title II of the Communications Act

May 17, 2017

Scalise: Gleason Act 'Huge Victory' For Americans With Disabilities

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) made the following remarks regarding the introduction of the Steve Gleason Enduring Voices Act, legislation that makes the Steve Gleason Act of 2015 permanent:

May 17, 2017

Scalise: Important To 'Pay Special Tribute' To Police Officers & Their Families

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At a House Republican Leadership press conference today, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed police week and the Steve Gleason Act.

May 11, 2017

Scalise Announces 2017 Offshore Energy Tour

Issues: Energy

METAIRIE, LA – Congressman Steve Scalise (R-La.) today announced he will lead a bipartisan congressional delegation on his ninth annual Offshore Energy Tour. ‪On May 11, the delegation will meet with stakeholders from the energy industry, tour an offshore production platform and drilling rig, take part in a roundtable discussion with local energy and oilfield services industry leaders, discuss the importance of revenue sharing and Louisiana's coastal restoration efforts, visit with offshore workers and participate in an aerial tour of the Louisiana coast.

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