Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., who leads a conservative faction of lawmakers in the Republican Study Committee, smiles after he was elected to be the new House majority whip, to replace current whip, Rep.... more 
Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., who leads a conservative faction of lawmakers in the Republican Study Committee, smiles after he was elected to be the new House majority whip, to replace current whip, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., in the aftermath of Majority Leader Eric Cantor's stunning primary defeat earlier this month, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 19, 2014. Scalise was in a three-way race with Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., and Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By J. Scott Applewhite
Thu, Jun 19, 2014 6:28 PM EDT