Steve Scalise


Steve Scalise and Troy Carter: Secretive new flood insurance rate system is unfair to Louisiana homeowners

FEMA is at it again. On April 1, the agency rolled out a massive overhaul of premium rates for existing National Flood Insurance Program policyholders. What does this mean for Louisiana? By FEMA’s own admission, 80% of Louisiana’s NFIP policyholders will see rate increases in their flood insurance plans. This is unacceptable, unfair and flat-out bad policy.

Lanny Keller: We want Steve Scalise in the leadership, but what does that mean anymore?

On the state of American politics today, a hilarious story about a panic breaking out on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives. Not only funny, though. It’s a particular lesson for us about our ordinarily very able representative from Jefferson Parish, Steve Scalise, who will certainly soar in the House should Republicans win a majority in the fall elections.

Video of Steve Scalise comments on Ukraine goes viral, but not in a kind way

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise faced withering criticism Tuesday for his benign characterization of an infamous 2019 phone call between Ukraine’s newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky and President Donald Trump. The Republican from Old Jefferson “is a fool and a liar,” wrote Alexander Vindman, a former Ukraine specialist on the...

Steve Scalise ramps up fundraising ahead of midterm elections

House Minority Whip Steve Scalise is ramping up his fundraising efforts as Republicans fight to win back the majority this fall, logging more than 8,000 miles crisscrossing the country this year in a push to raise money as election season heats up. With Republicans needing to flip only five seats...

Congressmen Tony Gonzales, Steve Scalise Visit NSA Texas

I was recently joined by Republican Whip Steve Scalise (LA-01) on for a visit to the National Security Agency (NSA) Texas Cryptology Center, also known as NSA Texas. We met with Col. Andy Steffen, Commander of NSA Texas, to discuss the NSA’s critical support to the country’s national security and their recruitment plans for the region. Whip Scalise is the most senior member of Congress to visit the location.

Rep. Steve Scalise and 15 other Republicans lay out their plan to use controversies over the teaching of race and gender in schools to beat Democrats in 2022

Insider interviews with Republicans show they're sharpening attacks on education culture wars. Their messaging pits Democrats, teachers unions, and the Justice Department against parents. They see "parental involvement" in schools as a winning issue for Republicans in 2022. House Minority Whip Steve Scalise looks at the angst from parents at...