House Republicans Hold Closed Party Conference
In This Photo: Steve Scalise
U.S. House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) (L) on his way to the House floor for a vote August 1, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The House came back on Friday, a day after its scheduled summer recess, trying to finish up a border supplemental spending bill that was pulled from the floor the day before because of a shortage of votes.
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