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Steve Scalise's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Hurricane Recovery & Coastal Restoration
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
April 29, 2014 Scalise applauds inclusion of Morganza Project in T&I hearing on WRRDA
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy - Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility
March 27, 2014 Scalise Blasts Sen. Landrieu's Support for Suh
March 25, 2014 The Washington Times - Making Headway with America's Maritime Industry
March 21, 2014 Scalise: President Obama Signs House-Drafted Biggert-Waters Flood Reform Bill into Law
March 18, 2014 Houma Today - Scalise Talks Flood Insurance, Health Care
Jan. 8, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Suspend Flood Insurance Rates Until Affordability Study is Completed
Oct. 29, 2013 Scalise Helps Spur Bipartisan Effort to Delay and Reform Biggert-Waters
Oct. 4, 2013 Scalise Calls on Obama to Reverse Veto Threat on House Passed Bill to Fund FEMA
Sept. 19, 2013 Scalise Remembers Victims of World Trade Center Attacks, Benghazi
Sept. 9, 2013 Letter to Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid, Sen. Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker of the House John Boehner, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi - Include Flood Insurance Rate Delay in Bill to Fund Government
June 6, 2013 Cassidy Amendment Passes, Scalise Leads Successful Fight Against Flawed FEMA Rate Hikes
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 23, 2013 Rep. Richmond and Louisiana Delegation Introduce Flood Insurance Legislation
Dec. 21, 2012 Republicans Demand White House Not Issue Cybersecurity Executive Order
Sept. 20, 2012 Scalise Provisions Included in House-passed Bill Reauthorizing FEMA for 2 Years
June 15, 2012 Scalise, Richmond Applaud TSA, USCG for Limited Relief of TWIC Burdens, More Work to be Done
May 31, 2012 Times-Picayune - U.S. House Approves Extension for Federal Flood Insurance Program
April 18, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
Oct. 6, 2011 US House Coalition Introduces RESTORE Act
Sept. 14, 2011 Scalise Statement on Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation Team Final Report
Sept. 6, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Secretary Darcy, and Major General Temple
June 1, 2011 Scalise: 100-Year Flood Protection Deadline Arrives, Flood Protection for Northshore Still Needed
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
June 1, 2011 Scalise: 100-year Flood Protection Deadline Arrives, Flood Protection for Northshore Still Needed
May 27, 2011 Louisiana House Delegation Calls For Adequate Dredging of State Rivers, Increased Levee Protection
May 26, 2011 Letter to Jacob J. Lew, Director, Office of Management and Budget
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to Ken Feinberg, Head of the Gulf Coast Claims Facility
Jan. 24, 2011 Letter To Mr. Feinberg
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 6, 2011 Scalise Introduces Coastal Restoration and Disaster Recovery Bills to Kick Off 112th Congress
Sept. 23, 2010 Scalise: NFIP Extension Passes House
July 15, 2010 Scalise: NFIP Extension Passes House
May 6, 2010 SBA Offers Economic Assistance To Louisiana Small Businesses In Aftermath Of BP Oil Spill
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
March 4, 2010 Scalise Urges Swift Action On Coastal Restoration
Jan. 5, 2010 Scalise Comment On President's National Security Speech
Nov. 5, 2009 Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act Of 2009
Oct. 27, 2009 Scalise To Meet With FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate
Oct. 22, 2009 Votes On Thursday, October 15 And President Barack Obama's Visit To New Orleans
Oct. 12, 2009 Scalise Asks President Obama To Spend More Time In Southeast Louisiana
Sept. 29, 2009 Scalise Testimony For Katrina Logjam Congressional Hearing
Sept. 25, 2009 Scalise Welcomes President Obama's Recognition Of Iran As A Nuclear Threat
Sept. 10, 2009 Scalise Presses For Answers On Toxic Chinese Drywall
Aug. 6, 2009 Scalise Applauds Creation of New FEMA Panel that will Speed up Unresolved Recovery Projects
June 16, 2009 Scalise Reiterates Support In U.S. Senate For Most Effective Hurricane, Flood Protection Option
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