|House Minority Whip|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Steny Hoyer|
|House Majority Whip|
August 1, 2014 – January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Kevin McCarthy|
|Succeeded by||Jim Clyburn|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Louisiana's 1st district
|Assumed office |
May 3, 2008
|Preceded by||Bobby Jindal|
|Member of the Louisiana Senate|
from the 9th district
January 14, 2008 – May 6, 2008
|Preceded by||Ken Hollis|
|Succeeded by||Conrad Appel|
|Member of the Louisiana House of Representatives|
from the 82nd district
January 8, 1996 – January 14, 2008
|Preceded by||Quentin Dastugue|
|Succeeded by||Cameron Henry|
Stephen Joseph Scalise
October 6, 1965
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Jennifer Letulle (m. 2005)
|Education||Louisiana State University (BS)|
Stephen Joseph "Steve" Scalise (born October 6, 1965) is an American politician. He is the United States House of Representatives Minority Whip and representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district, serving since 2008. He is a member of the Republican Party and the chairman of the 170-member conservative House Republican Study Committee.
On June 14, 2017, Scalise was shot at a practice session for the congressional baseball team in Virginia, by James T. Hodgkinson. Later that day Scalise was reported to be in critical condition.
References[change | change source]
- "Current House Floor Proceedings Legislative Day of May 7, 2008 110th Congress – Second Session". Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 2014-06-07.
- "Office of the clerk, U.S. House of Representative". Clerk.house.gov. 2008-05-07. Retrieved 2014-06-07.
- "Deborah Barfield Berry, With Alexander departing, delegation's clout in question? Will Alexander loss, Senate battle hurt Louisiana in the nation's capital?". Shreveport Times. Retrieved August 19, 2013.
- CNN, Karl de Vries and Eugene Scott. "Rep. Scalise shot in Virginia". CNN. Retrieved June 14, 2017.
- "Virginia shooting: hospital says Steve Scalise in 'critical condition' – latest". The Guardian. 14 June 2017. Retrieved 14 June 2017.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Congressman Steve Scalise official U.S. House site
- Steve Scalise for Congress
- Steve Scalise at the Open Directory Project
- Scalise Appearances on C-SPAN
- Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post
- Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Voting record maintained by The Washington Post
- Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart
- Congressional profile at GovTrack.us
- Congressional profile at OpenCongress
- Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues
- Financial information at OpenSecrets.org
- Staff salaries, trips and personal finance at LegiStorm.com
- Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission
- Campaign contributions at the National Institute for Money in State Politics
- Appearances on C-SPAN programs
- Appearances at the Internet Movie Database
- Profile at Notable Names Database
- Profile at Ballotpedia