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Steve Scalise

  1. impeachment
    Republicans Storm Closed Meeting, Demand Transparency for Stonewalling TrumpTrump’s allies want transparency from Congress, but not from him.
  2. racism
    Steve King’s Political Prospects May Be Fading, but His Party’s Racism Is NotKing is one of his party’s most flagrant bigots — but not by much.
  3. ilhan omar
    Steve Scalise Delivers the GOP’s Most Cynical Ilhan Omar Rebuke YetScalise admitted to attending a white supremacist event in 2002. Now he is lecturing Americans about national security and anti-Semitism.
  4. republicans
    Kevin McCarthy Easily Wins Bid to Lead Diminished House RepublicansThe congressman from California finally won the job he nearly got in 2015 — though thanks to the midterms, it did not come with the Speaker’s gavel.
  5. House Democrats Refuse to Take Bait on ‘Abolish ICE’ Vote Arranged by GOPRepublicans want to distract attention from their own immigration disagreements and burn a straw man, but House Democrats aren’t cooperating.
  6. The Race for House Speaker Is Kevin McCarthy’s to LoseScalise has stepped aside, but the Californian has to overcome the conservative resistance that defeated his last bid for the speakership in 2015.
  7. Paul Ryan’s Retirement Could Roil House RepublicansHe may be stepping down in anticipation of electoral disaster. But win or lose, House conservatives will keep pushing their leadership to the right.
  8. hmmm
    Trump Jokes That Getting Shot Is a Great Way to Lose WeightWhat.
  9. Steve Scalise Returns to Congress 15 Weeks After Congressional Baseball Shooting“I’m definitely a living example that miracles really do happen,” Scalise said.
  10. Judge Tosses Sarah Palin’s Lawsuit Against New York Times“Negligence this may be; but defamation of a public figure it plainly is not.”
  11. Six Weeks After Shooting, Steve Scalise Is Discharged From D.C. HospitalThe Louisiana Republican has made “excellent progress.”
  12. Senate Candidate Uses Audio of Scalise Shooting in Campaign AdScalise’s staff objected in strong terms.
  13. Representative Scalise Remains in Serious Condition Following SurgeryDoctors said the congressman, who was shot last month, “tolerated the procedure well.”
  14. Representative Steve Scalise Back in Intensive Care Three Weeks After ShootingHis staff said there are “new concerns for infection” and his condition is serious.
  15. Congressional Baseball Game Goes On As Normally As PossibleLawmakers took to the field just a day after the shooting of House whip Steve Scalise.
  16. It’s Time to Redraw the Line Between Violent and Nonviolent Political ActivismInstead of finger-pointing or empty expressions of civility, the best reaction to today’s shooting is a clear refusal to support or incite violence.
  17. Gunman Targets Congressional Baseball Practice, Shoots GOP WhipSteve Scalise has been shot after a gunman opened fire on a field where GOP members of Congress were practicing for their annual baseball game.
  18. After Shooting, Democrats Send Thoughts and Prayers to GOP LawmakersWashington is experiencing a rare moment of compassion and civility.
  19. oh congress!
    Congressman Sorry for Speaking to White-Supremacist GroupTwelve years ago.
  20. washington
    GOP Congressman Can’t Recall Whether He Spoke to White SupremacistsBack in 2002.