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The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Thursday, March 21, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor today: Denouncing Biden’s Disastrous Anti-American Energy Policies Since his first day in office, President Biden has implemented policies to crush American energy production, increasing our reliance on foreign adversaries for energy and raising costs on American families. On day one, President Biden issued an executive order canceling the…

Scalise, Johnson, McCaul Statement on Negotiations to Free Hostages Held by Hamas

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.), Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.), and House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) issued the following statement on renewed negotiations to release the hostages still held by Hamas following its brutal October 7th attack: “It is despicable that Hamas continues to hold over 130 innocent civilians hostage,…

Scalise: Joe Biden Wants to Attack American Energy

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) spoke on the House floor in support of H. Res. 987, a resolution denouncing Biden's anti-American energy policies. Leader Scalise slammed President Biden for emboldening our adversaries with his anti-American energy agenda that allows countries like Iran, Russia, and Venezuela to keep producing and exporting while we shut down…

The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Wednesday, March 20, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor today: Protecting American Energy from Biden Fracking Moratorium    Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a drilling technology used for extracting oil, natural gas, geothermal energy, or water from deep underground – accounting for two-thirds of the natural gas in the United States and half of the nation’s…

Scalise Highlights Energy Week in the House

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.), Majority Whip Tom Emmer (R-Minn.), Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), Congressman Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.), and Congresswoman Diana Harshbarger (R-Tenn.) to discuss House Republicans' energy week on the Floor. Leader Scalise criticized President Biden for continually putting his anti-energy agenda…

Committee Cliff Notes: Weekly Preview – Week of March 18, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for from House Republican committees during the week: Agriculture On Wednesday, March 20, the Committee on Agriculture will hold a full committee hearing called "The Danger China Poses to American Agriculture." Appropriations On Wednesday, March 20, the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education will hold…

The Leader’s Floor Lookout: Week of March 18, 2024

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Here’s what to watch for on the House Floor this week: Denouncing Biden’s Disastrous Anti-American Energy Policies Since his first day in office, President Biden has implemented policies to crush American energy production, increasing our reliance on foreign adversaries for energy and raising costs on American families. On day one, President Biden issued an executive order canceling…

Committee Cliff Notes: Weekly Recap – Week of March 11, 2024

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Here’s a recap of key moments from House Republican committees during the week: Armed Services On Tuesday, March 12, the Armed Services Committee held a full committee hearing on U.S. military posture and national security challenges in North and South America. The hearing focused on China and Russia’s malign influence in the western hemisphere and how the Department of…

Scalise: Senate Majority Leader Schumer Owes Israel an Apology

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.), Majority Whip Tom Emmer (R-Minn.), and Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) at the House Republican Issues Conference to condemn Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s remarks calling for new elections in Israel. Leader Scalise highlighted our longstanding partnership with Israel, and the need to…

Scalise Announces Energy Week

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Today, House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.), Majority Whip Tom Emmer (R-Minn.), and Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) at the House Republican Issues Conference to discuss the Republican agenda, including prioritizing American energy, closing the Biden Administration’s open border, and fighting for Americans who are tired of President…