WHAT ARE YOU HEARING ON THE FEDERAL LEVEL ABOUT OUR FLOODING SITUATION? STEVE: WE HAVE BEEN TALKING WITH THE FEDERAL AGENCIES LIKE FEMA AND THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS AND THEY ARE PREPARED TO DO...
U.S. Senator Dr. Bill Cassidy and House Majority Whip Congressman Steve Scalise took time during a busy schedule in Washington DC to emphasize their support for Medicare Advantage plans, which help seniors pay for doctor visits and prescriptions, as well as other health...
Chalmette, La. —U.S. House of Representatives Majority Whip and Louisiana First District Congressman Steve Scalise met with St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis to discuss a variety of federal issues affecting the area.
McInnis said the two have been working together to keep...
(WASHINGTON) -- House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-Louisiana) delivered this week's Republican address and discussed his party's position on energy and jobs.
Scalise talked about a $65 billion a year tax on oil in President Obama's proposed budget and said that "the White...
Today, President Barack Obama visits Baton Rouge to continue his State of the Union tour and discuss his agenda for the last year of his term. As we saw Tuesday night, the president will claim economic progress under his administration, despite the fact...
U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise became the third-most powerful member of Congress last year, when he was elected Majority Whip by his fellow Republicans in the House of Representatives. In the seven months since, Scalise, who has represented Louisiana’s 1st Congressional District since 2008,...
It took 62 tries, but the Republican members of the U.S. House on Wednesday finally sent a bill to the president’s desk that would gut the Affordable Care Act and remove federal funding to Planned Parenthood.
President Barack Obama has indicated he would...
House Republicans were skeptical when their No. 3 leader started talking back in September about using the budget reconciliation process to defund Planned Parenthood, knowing full well it would be vetoed by President Barack Obama. Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., though, still counts...
House Whip Steve Scalise spent the past 18 months cajoling and pleading with the right flank of the GOP Conference for votes on must-pass legislation — often to no avail.
So when the Louisiana Republican called out fellow GOP lawmakers in a memo...
Steve Scalise is having quite a week.
On Tuesday, in honor of his 50th birthday, the House Republican whip threw a party at Washington’s Eastern Market, complete with charbroiled oysters, gumbo and an 80s cover band. His wife surprised him with a visit to...
U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise is going to have to work hard to move up from the No. 3 leadership post in the House to No. 2. One of his competitors in the race for majority leader picked up some key endorsements Monday (Sept. 28).
But the Republican...
WASHINGTON -- House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, returned Wednesday (Sept. 23) from leading a House delegation trip to Egypt and Greece at a time both nations are very much in the news.
On Wednesday, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who met with Scalise and other...
WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Scalise, a top Republican leader in the House, continued to push Thursday to kill the Iran nuclear deal, despite Senate action that makes it almost certain the deal will take effect.
“You cannot allow this to go through,” Scalise said on...
JEFFERSON PARISH, La. —U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., hosted a town hall this week on the Iran nuclear deal.
The town hall happened Wednesday night at the Jefferson Parish East Bank Council Chamber. The discussion centered around the Iran nuclear agreement.