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Steve Scalise's Public Statements

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: Potential, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Dec. 6, 2014
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
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Dec. 5, 2011 Scalise Statement on the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Final Report
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to Representative Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 9, 2011 Times-Picayune - Gulf Coast Lawmakers Optimistic About Garnering 80% of BP Oil Spill Fines
Nov. 9, 2011 Scalise Vows to Lock New Tax on Christmas Trees
Nov. 8, 2011 Scalise Responds to DOI 2012 -- 2017 OCS Leasing Program
Nov. 3, 2011 Scalise Votes to Authorize Subpoena of White House Solyndra Documents
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
Oct. 25, 2011 USA Today - News Analysis: Obama Takes Bipartisan Heat on Energy Policy
Oct. 17, 2011 Congressional Quarterly - A Slick Solution for the Gulf Coast
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
Oct. 6, 2011 US House Coalition Introduces RESTORE Act
Oct. 6, 2011 The Advocate - House to Address BP Fine Split
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 ABC News - GOP's Alternative Buffett Rule: Voluntary "Tax Me More' Check Box on IRS Form
Sept. 30, 2011 La. Lawmakers Request Additional Information on Proposed Postal Facility Closings
Sept. 22, 2011 Barriers to Job Creation
Sept. 14, 2011 Scalise Statement on Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation Team Final Report
Sept. 14, 2011 Scalise Knocks "Son of Stimulus"
Sept. 8, 2011 Creating Jobs Through Commonsense Solutions
Sept. 8, 2011 Scalise: Obama Speech is a Disappointing Instant Replay of More Than Two Years of Failed Spending, Taxing, and Bailouts
Sept. 6, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Secretary Darcy, and Major General Temple
Sept. 1, 2011 Scalise: Obama Could Learn from the Saints, Don't Keep Running the Same Failed Plays Over and Over
Aug. 19, 2011 DOI lease sale a good start, but still a long way to go
Aug. 16, 2011 Scalise: Obama's "pass the buck' tour highlights the President's failure to lead
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
Aug. 7, 2011 Scalise statement on military tragedy in Afghanistan
Aug. 6, 2011 Scalise: Downgrade of AAA Rating a Resounding Indictment of President Obama's Failed Liberal Policies
Aug. 1, 2011 Balanced Budget Amendment
July 30, 2011 Budget Control Act of 2011
July 30, 2011 Real Solutions to this Debt and Spending Crisis
July 29, 2011 Scalise Statement on Passage of the Budget Control Act
July 29, 2011 Scalise Statement on the "America's Broadband Connectivity Plan"
July 27, 2011 Scalise Passes Amendment on House Floor Holding Administration Accountable for Refusal to Issue Permits
July 26, 2011 North American-Made Energy Security Act
July 26, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 22, 2011 Scalise: Senate Vote to Table Cut, Cap and Balance Ignores Washington's Spending Problem
July 21, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives, and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, U.S. House of Representatives
July 21, 2011 Scalise: New Report Confirms 230,000 Jobs Would Be Created by Increasing American Energy Exploration
July 19, 2011 Time for Washington to Live Within Its Means
July 19, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 14, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 14, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 14, 2011 Louisiana Coastal Wetlands
July 11, 2011 Scalise Scores Legislative Victory, Passes Amendment on House Floor to Help Ensure Adequate Corps Funding for Dredging Activities
July 11, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 11, 2011 President Obama's Call for New Job-Killing Taxes Won't Pass House
July 8, 2011 Statement on June Jobs Figures
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