Tag: Steve Scalise

New Orleans restaurateur hopes Scalise’s shooting will bring unity

New Orleans restaurateur hopes Scalise’s shooting will bring unity

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise, the House majority whip, addressed the House floor Sept. 28 for the first time since he had been shot during a summer baseball practice, a New Orleans restaurateur was watching from the House’s packed upper gallery.

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Congressman Scalise credits power of prayer for his shooting recovery

Congressman Scalise credits power of prayer for his shooting recovery

| Carol Zimmermann | September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Three and a half months after he was shot during an early morning baseball practice, Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise, the House majority whip, received thunderous applause and standing ovations from the House floor Sept. 28 where he attributed his recovery to the power of prayer.

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Parish prays for congressman in critical condition after shooting

Parish prays for congressman in critical condition after shooting

| Peter Finney Jr. | June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 150 people attended a prayer service at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Metairie June 14 to pray for the recovery of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, and other victims of a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, early that morning.

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Federal authorities investigating shooting of congressman, others

Federal authorities investigating shooting of congressman, others

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Scalise’s wounds are not believed to be life-threatening. He and his wife, Jennifer, have two children and are members of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Metairie, Louisiana, a suburb of New Orleans. The couple’s children attend the parish school.

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