Since 2008, STEVE Scalise has been a member of the US House of Representatives.
After the politician withdrew from the Republican House Speaker contest on Thursday, October 12, 2023, many are curious about the details surrounding his spouse and family.
Who is Steve Scalise’s wife Jennifer?
For around eighteen years, Steve and Jennifer Scalise have been wed.
According to Times Now News, the pair got married on March 19, 2005, at the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The two were dating “for a few years” before they were married.
Jennifer was raised in Louisiana and went to Andrew Jackson Fundamental High School in Chalmette, the outlet claims.
At the time of her marriage to Steve, she was purportedly employed for SES, Inc., an environmental consulting firm with headquarters in Kansas.
According to KTVU, Jennifer has backed her husband’s professional endeavors and stood beside him while he addressed the media after their meeting on Wednesday, October 11, 2023, at the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill.
Following Steve’s nomination by the House Republican Conference for Speaker of the House, a meeting was called.
Later, on Thursday, October 12, he pulled out of the race.
Do Steve and Jennifer Scalise have kids?
Madison is a daughter and Harrison is a boy that Steve and Jennifer have raised.
The couple is reportedly raising their kids in Jefferson, Louisiana, according to Times Now News.
Steve frequently posts pictures of his wife and children on social media.He shared a photo of his family of four on Instagram on July 4, 2020.
He wrote: “Proud to be celebrating the greatest country on earth at The White House with my family and @realDonaldTrump! Happy 4th of July! #Salute2America #ProudToBeAnAmerican.”
In a May 14, 2017 tweet, Steve shared a photo of Jennifer and their children in honor of Mother’s Day.
He wrote: “Happy Mother’s Day to my wonderful wife and the best mom to our two great kids. Love you, Jennifer!”
Where is Steve Scalise from?
Steve was born October 6, 1965, in New Orleans.
His official biography states that he was raised in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, and went to Archbishop Rummel High School.
Later, he attended Louisiana State University to study political science and computer science.
The 58-year-old Republican represents Louisiana’s first congressional district and is the House Majority Leader.
According to majorityleader.gov, Steve was elected to Congress in 2008 after serving in the Louisiana State Legislature from 1996 to 2008.