or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Steve Scalise's Public Statements

Full Name: Stephen 'Steve' J. Scalise
Office: U.S. House (LA) - District 1, Republican
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
June 1, 2011 During White House Meeting, Scalise Asks Obama to Improve Permitting Process
May 31, 2011 Scalise Opposes Clean Debt Ceiling Increase
May 31, 2011 Increasing Statutory Limit on the Public Debt
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
May 20, 2011 Members of Louisiana Delegation Reiterate Request for Obama/Daley Meeting on Gulf Drilling
May 17, 2011 Energy and Commerce Leaders to Commence Gulf Energy Tour Wednesday
May 11, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1229, Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1230, Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act
May 10, 2011 Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work Act
May 5, 2011 Scalise Lauds Passage of Bill to Increase American Energy Production, Create Jobs, Lower Gas Prices
May 4, 2011 Rising Gas Prices
May 4, 2011 Rep. Scalise Launches House Energy Action Team (HEAT)
May 1, 2011 Scalise: Killing of Osama bin Laden Marks a Critical and Victorious Milestone in the War on Terror
April 29, 2011 Scalise: Louisiana Metro Areas Make Up 8 of 11 Hardest Hit Economic Areas in the Nation Last Year
April 21, 2011 Scalise Applauds Agreement Reached on $1 Billion Down Payment for Oil Spill Recovery
April 19, 2011 Scalise: One Year After the BP Disaster, the Need to Restore our Coast Continues to Grow
April 18, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army of Civil Works - Clean Water Act Program
April 16, 2011 Scalise: Obama Thwarts Law on Sacked Czars
April 15, 2011 Scalise: House Passes Budget Cutting more than $6 trillion
April 14, 2011 Scalise Applauds Landrieu, Vitter for Introducing Restore Act
April 14, 2011 Scalise "sacked czars" Amendment Included in Final 2011 Appropriations Bill
April 13, 2011 Scalise: President's Budget Proposal is the Sequel to a bad Movie
April 8, 2011 Disapproving FCC Internet and Broadband Regulations
April 6, 2011 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
April 5, 2011 Scalise Applauds Ryan's GOP Budget Proposal
April 5, 2011 Scalise: 1099 Reporting Provision Repealed By Senate, Headed to President for Signature
April 5, 2011 Letter to Colleague
April 4, 2011 Letter to Paul Ryan, Chairman of the House Committee on the Budget and Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member of the U.S. House Committee on the Budget - Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund
March 23, 2011 Scalise: One Year Later, Problems Continue to Surface in Obamacare
March 21, 2011 Scalise: DOI Approval of Deepwater Exploration Plan is Step in Right Direction, Consistent Approval Policy Still Needed
March 21, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mississippi River
March 16, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Dr. Elmendorf, Director of Congressional Budget Office
March 11, 2011 Scalise: Hearing on Permitorium to Take Place Thursday
March 2, 2011 Crisis Facing America
March 1, 2011 Citing Unrest in the Middle East, Scalise Leads Letter Calling on President to End Drilling Permitorium
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
March 1, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee
Feb. 28, 2011 New Drilling Permit Should Not Be a One-Hit Wonder
Feb. 22, 2011 Rep. Gene Green Requests Hearing on Slow Issuance of Drilling Permits
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - End the De Facto Moratorium and Issue Offshore Drilling Permits
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Drilling in the Outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of Mexico
Feb. 17, 2011 Scalise passes amendment to sack czars
Feb. 14, 2011 Scalise responds to Obama's proposed FY 2012 budget
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Inez Moore Tenenbaum, Consumer Product Safety Commission
Feb. 3, 2011 Scalise: Egyptian Crisis Emphasizes the Need for Increased Domestic Energy Production
Feb. 2, 2011 Scalise: Feinberg Announcement Leaves Many Unanswered Questions
Jan. 31, 2011 Scalise: Obamacare again ruled unconstitutional
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to Ken Feinberg, Head of the Gulf Coast Claims Facility
Jan. 27, 2011 Scalise Calls for Elimination of Climate Czar Position
Back to top