Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., speaks with reporters just after the House Republican Conference elected him to be the new House majority whip, replacing current whip Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., who was... more 
Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., speaks with reporters just after the House Republican Conference elected him to be the new House majority whip, replacing current whip Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., who was elevated to majority leader 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,who leads a conservative faction of lawmakers in the Republican Study Committee, 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 7:28 PM EDT