Congressman Markey's amendment to raise taxes on domestic drilling would ship thousands more high-paying American jobs overseas while raising the gas prices at the pump, undermining our energy security, and leaving our country more dependent on Middle Eastern oilGulf drilling subject of House debate Feb 17, 2011
Harrison Joseph Scalise
Stephen Joseph "Steve" Scalise (born October 6, 1965) is the U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district, serving since 2008. He is a member of the Republican Party. He previously served in the Louisiana Senate and the Louisiana House of Representatives.
Scalise graduated from the Catholic Archbishop Rummel High School in Metairie in Jefferson Parish and earned a bachelor of science degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, with a major in computer programming and a minor in political science.