Steve Scalise

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 21: speaks to reporters after a House Republican Caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol on September 21, 2021 in Washington, DC. The House of Representatives are expected to have a vote later today on legislation which would keep the government from shutting down on September 30. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

House GOP leaders reiterate opposition to Democrat spending bills

House Republican leaders are set to formally advise their party members to oppose the Democrat-proposed $1 trillion spending bill. According to House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) on Wednesday, GOP lawmakers should vote against the spending bill because Democrats have tied it to a $3.5 trillion reconciliation package.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 14: Newly elected U.S. House Republican Conference Vice Chair Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) (R) speaks to members of the press after an election for House Republican Conference chair as House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) (L) and House Minority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) (2nd L) listen at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center May 14, 2021 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) has won the election and she is replacing Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), who was ousted after she refused to endorse former President Donald Trump’s claim that the 2020 election was stolen, to be the next Conference chair. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

House GOP leaders hold press conference on legislative agenda

House GOP leaders held a press conference to address the Democrats’ push to try and pass several trillion-dollar spending plans. On Tuesday, Reps. Mike Johnson (R-La.), Stephanie Bice (R-Okla.), Mike Gallagher (R-Wis.) and Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) discussed the myriad of issues brought on by the Democrats and Joe Biden.