In House race, Louisianian sees himself as unifier

Posted: June 19, 2014 at 5:30 a.m.

Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., arrives Wednesday for a meeting of the House Republican Conference. Scalise is seen as a slight favorite for the position of majority whip.

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise is positioning himself as a compromise candidate for the House's No. 3 leadership post as the Republican Party struggles over its direction.

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