Congressman Steve Scalise

Newell Normand
August 16, 2019 - 5:27 pm
US Congressman and Minority Whip Steve Scalise joined Newell in studio today for a 'radio town hall' of sorts and give listeners a chance to call in with questions, as well as update everyone on what he's working on in Washington. What does he see coming down the legislative pike while Congress is...
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March 23, 2019 - 9:24 am
(WWL.com) - Louisiana’s elected leaders have condemned the comments made by Iowa Congressman Steve King, who said FEMA officials told him Hurricane Katrina victims were just looking for handouts, while Iowans take care of each other. Governor Edwards called the comments disgusting and disheartening...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 22, 2019 - 8:56 pm
Congressman Steve Scalise of Metairie says the conclusion of the special council investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the US election is overdue and proves claims of collusion were unfounded and the result of lies. “Like most Americans, I am glad to see that this investigation, which has...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 28, 2018 - 7:09 pm
FEMA will issue new policies and renew expired policies for the National Flood Insurance Program during the partial government shutdown. The Federal Emergency Management Agency Confirmed today. “It’s taken a lot of phone calls to Washington, D.C., but FEMA finally came around to what I recognized...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 22, 2018 - 8:55 am
Lawmakers from Louisiana are responding to the partial shutdown of the federal government. Congressman Steve Scalise from Metairie is blaming the Democrats for failing to pass funding for the border wall. Americans want safe communities and secure borders. They see right through the dangerous...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 14, 2018 - 9:46 pm
Republican Whip Steve Scalise is speaking out after a federal judge struck down Obamacare as unconstitutional. "When Democrats forced Obamacare down the throats of the American people on a purely partisan basis, they threatened that the law needed to be passed so that people could find out what was...
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Jack Gruber-USA TODAY NETWORK
July 24, 2018 - 9:27 am
(WWL.com) -- Southeast Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise is set to seek his 6th term in office as representative of Louisiana’s 1st district. He’s regarded as one of the most influential members of Congress, and sits a Republican Majority Whip. Scalise says he’s worked hard to get some big wins...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 05, 2018 - 8:00 am
Congressman Steve Scalise of Metairie is applauding President Donald Trump for tightening border security with the military. The House Majority Whip issued a news release regarding President Trump's decision to send the National Guard to reinforce America's southern border. "I'm glad that we...
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September 28, 2017 - 10:27 am
(AP) -- Cheers and sustained applause greeted Majority Whip Steve Scalise as he returned to the House today for the first time since he was shot. Slowly and with a sense of purpose, Scalise made his way into the chamber. He was wounded three months ago when a gunman opened fire at a Republican...
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