WASHINGTON, D.C. –┬áHouse Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) today expressed his condolences for the passing of Plaquemines Parish President Amos Cormier:

“It is with a heavy heart that I learned of the passing of Parish President Amos Cormier. I enjoyed working with Amos and admired his passion for service to the people of Plaquemines Parish. Jennifer and I send our deepest condolences to his wife Aurele and the rest of the Cormier family.”