Rep. Burchett statement on Scalise's Speaker nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C., (Oct. 11, 2023) – Today, U.S. Representative Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement in response to Rep. Steve Scalise (LA-01) being nominated for Speaker of the House: 

"Congratulations to my good friend Steve on receiving the Republican nomination for Speaker. I hope my colleagues will rally around Steve so we can get back to governing and advancing a conservative agenda. It's time for us to take this to the House floor and quickly start serving our constituents."

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