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Steve Scalise's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: Stephen 'Steve' J. Scalise
Office: U.S. House (LA) - District 1, Republican Majority Whip
First Elected: 05/03/2008
Last Elected: 12/02/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jennifer; 2 Children: Madison, Harrison
Birth Date: 10/06/1965
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Jefferson, LA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Healthcare Reform
Issue Position: Health Care
July 27, 2014 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript: Immigration
June 30, 2014 Scalise Applauds SCOTUS Ruling on Religious Freedom
May 28, 2014 Politico - Steve Scalise to Push GOP Leaders on Obamacare Alternative
April 29, 2014 Members request "hold' on Burwell nomination as HHS Secretary
April 29, 2014 Roll Call - Louisiana Republicans Push 'Hold' on Burwell Nomination
April 29, 2014 The Hill - House GOP lawmakers demand hold on Burwell
April 29, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu and David Vitter, Senators of the United States Senate - Secretary of the Department of Health and Health Services
April 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Generic Drug Labeling
March 20, 2014 Scalise: Louisianans Need relief, Not Another Obamacare Sales Pitch
March 18, 2014 Houma Today - Scalise Talks Flood Insurance, Health Care
March 17, 2014 Roll Call - RSC Chairman: "We're Not Done' Until Obamacare Alternative Hits House Floor
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administraation - FDA's Proposed Change to Generic Drug Labeling Policy
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Oct. 23, 2013 Scalise Launches "Share with Scalise," Invites Families to Share their Obamacare Story
Oct. 2, 2013 Scalise statement on House funding of NIH
Oct. 2, 2013 National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
June 27, 2013 Investigating Possible Unethical Activities
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
Dec. 12, 2012 Putting Our Nation's Fiscal House in Order
July 11, 2012 Scalise: House Votes to Repeal Obamacare
March 29, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 21, 2012 Medical Malpractice Reform
Aug. 12, 2011 Scalise steps up call for repeal in light of 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that the President's health care law is unconstitutional
June 20, 2011 Scalise Statement on Obamacare Waiver Scandal
March 23, 2011 Scalise: One Year Later, Problems Continue to Surface in Obamacare
Jan. 31, 2011 Scalise: Obamacare again ruled unconstitutional
Jan. 19, 2011 Scalise Supports Repeal of Obamacare
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
April 29, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Janet Napolitano
April 28, 2010 Additional Facts And Figures From The Health Care Bill
April 23, 2010 Scalise Responds To CMS Findings That Health Care Costs Will Increase
April 21, 2010 The State Of The Economy
March 30, 2010 Scalise: Government Takeover Of Student Loans Raids Student Loans, Kills Jobs To Fund Health Care Takeover
March 22, 2010 Health Care Bill Unconstitutional, Calls On La. AG To Challenge Individual Mandate
March 21, 2010 Scalise Statement On Passage Of Government Takeover Of Health Care, Which Scalise Strongly Opposed
March 18, 2010 Scalise Condemns Pelosi's Slaughter Rule
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
Feb. 25, 2010 Scalise Says Summit Failed To Embrace Reform
Feb. 22, 2010 Scrap The Government Takeover Of Health Care And Work With Republicans
Jan. 14, 2010 Scalise Wants Doors Opened On Health Care Meetings
Jan. 13, 2010 Health Care
Jan. 8, 2010 Scalise Calls On President To Keep Promise, Put Health Care Meetings On C-SPAN
Dec. 24, 2009 Scalise Vows To Keep Fighting Government Takeover Of Health Care Now That It Heads Back To House
Dec. 2, 2009 Job Creation In America
Nov. 7, 2009 Fix What's Broken In Health Care
Nov. 7, 2009 Scalise Statement On The Government Takeover Of Health Care Bill Passage
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 6, 2009 Health Care
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