Group turns out to protest U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise at private appearance in Washington _lowres

Aides rush to keep up with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La., center, as he and the GOP leadership head to a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in an attempt to thwart President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration by blocking the funding for the Department of Homeland Security Obama's directives in November that gave temporary relief from deportation to about 4 million immigrants in the country illegally, along with permits allowing them to work legally in the U.S. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

A small group of protestors lined up on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to protest a private appearance by U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise.

Scalise has drawn attention in recent weeks for speaking at a 2002 meeting of a group headed by neo-Nazi David Duke.

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