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The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Saturday, April 20, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor today: Cracking Down on Biden's Border Crisis   “The border is secure.” That’s what we’ve heard from President Biden, Vice President Harris, and Secretary Mayorkas over and over again. But Americans know the truth: The border hasn’t been secure since President Biden took office. On his first day, President Biden used his pen to…

Scalise: Step by Step, Biden Has Opened the Border

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke on the House floor in support of H.R. 3602, the End the Border Catastrophe Act, and highlighted House Republicans' efforts to pass legislation to secure the border that Senate Democrats refuse to take up. Leader Scalise slammed President Biden’s dangerous border policies that he could undo with the stroke of his…

Committee Cliff Notes: Weekly Recap – Week of April 15, 2024

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Here’s a recap of key moments from House Republican committees during the week: Appropriations On Tuesday, April 16, the Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch held a budget hearing called "Fiscal Year 2025 Request for the John C. Stennis Center for Public Service, the Office of Congressional Workplace Rights, and the Congressional Office for International…

The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Wednesday, April 17, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor today: Standing With Israel Against Iranian Aggression    On April 13, Iran launched a direct attack on the state of Israel, firing over 300 missiles and drones at the nation – the first time Iran has ever directly attacked Israel, a marked escalation from their reliance on terrorist proxies like Hamas, Hezbollah, and the…

Scalise: House Republicans are Standing with Israel Against Evil

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke on the House floor in support of H. Res. 1143, condemning Iran’s unprecedented drone and missile attack on Israel. Leader Scalise emphasized the need to stand with our ally as Israel defends itself against the largest state sponsor of terrorism. Leader Scalise also called for the Biden Administration to place sanctions on Iran to…

House GOP Leadership Statement on Senate Ignoring Constitutional Duty to Hold Mayorkas Impeachment Trial

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Today, Leader Scalise, Speaker Johnson, Whip Emmer, and Chairwoman Stefanik released the following statement after the Democrat-led Senate voted to dismiss the articles of impeachment brought against Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, ignoring its constitutional duty to hold a trial: “By voting unanimously to bypass their constitutional…

Committee Cliff Notes: Weekly Preview – Week of April 15, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for from House Republican committees during the week: Appropriations On Tuesday, April 16, the Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch will hold a budget hearing called "Fiscal Year 2025 Request for the John C. Stennis Center for Public Service, the Office of Congressional Workplace Rights, and the Congressional Office for International…

Scalise: Our Adversaries Are Capitalizing on President Biden’s Weaknesses

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) appeared on LiveNOW from FOX to discuss Iran’s attacks on Israel. Leader Scalise highlighted the importance of supporting Israel and noted how President Biden has continued to embolden Iran through weak policies, allowing Iran to fund terrorist attacks against our allies. Leader Scalise assured Americans that House Republicans…

The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Week of April 15, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor this week: Standing With Israel Against Iranian Aggression    On April 13, Iran launched a direct attack on the state of Israel, firing over 300 missiles and drones at the nation – the first time Iran has ever directly attacked Israel, a marked escalation from their reliance on terrorist proxies like Hamas, Hezbollah, and the…

Scalise Announces Change to Legislative Schedule Next Week

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) released the following statement announcing a change to the House legislative schedule next week: “In light of Iran’s unjustified attack on Israel, the House will move from its previously announced legislative schedule next week to instead consider legislation that supports our ally Israel and holds Iran and its terrorist proxies…