Press Releases

Oct 1, 2018

Scalise Statement on New Trade Agreement with Canada

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) issued the following statement regarding the President’s announcement that he has reached a new trade agreement with Canada.

Sep 28, 2018

Scalise Applauds House Passage of Tax Cuts 2.0

Over the past two days, the House voted to pass three bills that comprise Republicans' Tax Cuts 2.0 legislative package.

Sep 28, 2018

One Year Ago Today

One year ago today, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) triumphantly returned to Congress after surviving a near-fatal shooting during a Congressional Baseball Game practice. Scalise's faith in God, determination, and perseverance allowed him to return to Congress in only a few months time.

Sep 27, 2018

Scalise: Increase Competition in the Video Marketplace to Empower Consumers

At today's House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the Sate of the Media Marketplace, Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) delivered remarks addressing the rapidly changing video marketplace, where consumers are increasingly turning to new digital streaming platforms for video content, and the need to update federal regulations that govern this marketplace.

Sep 26, 2018

Scalise on House Passage of Negotiated FAA Reauthorization

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after the House passed, H.R. 302, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 under suspension of the rules.

Sep 26, 2018

Scalise: Voting in American Elections is Reserved for American Citizens

Issues: Immigration

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) made the following statement after voting in support of H.Res. 1071, Recognizing that allowing illegal immigrants the right to vote devalues the franchise and diminishes the voting power of United States citizens.

Sep 26, 2018

Fully Funding Our Military

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 6157, the Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act and Continuing Appropriations Act.

Sep 25, 2018

House Sends Music Modernization Act to President's Desk

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) applauded today's bipartisan passage of H.R. 1551, the Orrin G. Hatch Music Modernization Act.

Sep 24, 2018

Scalise, McMorris Rodgers: Google, Twitter and Facebook should evaluate their biases before Congress intervenes

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) penned a joint op-ed in USA Today calling on internet giants, Google, Twitter, and Facebook, to evaluate their algorithms and content policies to assure the American public these companies do not operate with political biases or the federal government will have to step in.

Sep 18, 2018

Scalise Calls on Canada to Join Trade Deal, Warns of Congressional Action

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement on Canada's continued delay to join Mexico and the United States in a new North American trade deal.