Press Releases

May 8, 2017

Whip Wrap-Up: Scalise Participates in 15 Television, Radio Interviews Touting Health Care Victory

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— As Republican members of Congress delivered on their promise to repeal and replace Obamacare with the passage of the American Health Care Act last week, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke directly to the American people in 15 national and local television and radio interviews about the sweeping reforms in this bill that will rescue them from Obamacare's collapsing market, lower their health care costs, and provide them with more choices.

May 7, 2017

Scalise on Fox News: 'We wanted to fulfill that promise we made to the American people, and we did.'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo" this morning to discuss the House's passage of the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare, and previewed the House's next steps with tax reform.

May 6, 2017

Scalise Clears Up Two AHCA Misconceptions on Fox News

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" this morning, where he laid out the facts of the House's American Health Care Act, pointing out that under the bill those with pre-existing conditions will be protected, and that folks will actually be able to have access to health care options, unlike under the current Obamacare system.

May 5, 2017

Scalise on Passing AHCA: 'That's Why We're Here, That's Why We Ran'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Following the House's passage yesterday of the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined "The Story with Martha MacCallum" last night on Fox News Channel to discuss the process of gaining support for the bill, and the importance of the Senate sending it to President Trump's desk to be signed into law.

May 5, 2017

Scalise on Morning Joe: 'Help is on the way'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Following the House's passage yesterday of the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined MSNBC's "Morning Joe" this morning to discuss coverage for people with pre-existing conditions, Medicaid reforms, cutting Obamacare taxes and building a consensus with fellow House Republicans.

May 5, 2017

Scalise on Passing AHCA: 'That's Why We're Here, That's Why We Ran'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Following the House's passage yesterday of the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined "The Story with Martha MacCallum" last night on Fox News Channel to discuss the process of gaining support for the bill, and the importance of the Senate sending it to President Trump's desk to be signed into law.

May 5, 2017

Scalise on Fox News: 'They Want Relief. We're Going to Give it to Them With This Bill."

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined "Happening Now" on Fox News Channel today following the House's passage yesterday of the American Health Care Act to discuss how the legislation will provide relief to American families suffering because of the high premiums and deductibles under the failing Obamacare system.

May 5, 2017

Scalise on Fox Business: AHCA Will 'Put Patients Back In Charge'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Neil Cavuto on Fox Business Channel today following yesterday’s passage of the American Health Care Act to discuss pre-existing conditions, fixing Obamacare’s broken promises, the budget reconciliation process, and continuous coverage.

May 4, 2017

Scalise: 'Religious Liberty Is Central To Who We Are As A Nation'

Issues: Family Values

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) made the following statement regarding the executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty signed by President Trump today

May 4, 2017

Scalise: AHCA Rescues 'The American People From A Law That Has Failed Dismally'

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.—As the House prepares to vote this afternoon on the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace Obamacare, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke about the need to pass this legislation on the House floor:

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