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Sep 19, 2014

Leader McCarthy Congratulates General Heck on the House Floor


Yesterday afternoon, Leader McCarthy took to the House floor to congratulate his colleague, Rep. Joe Heck (NV-03) for his promotion in the U.S. Army Reserve. McCarthy’s remarks are below: Watch on YouTube Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent to speak out of order for one minute. Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Yesterday, our friend and colleague,…

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Sep 19, 2014

McCarthy in USA Today: More must be done to fight ISIL


USA Today | September 19, 2014 A little more than 13 years ago, as nearly 3,000 Americans lay murdered by terrorists on our own soil, the nation confronted a new threat. We wrung our hands at our missed opportunities to nip terrorist threats in the bud, over treating al-Qaeda as a law enforcement problem, and over…

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Sep 18, 2014

American Energy for American Prosperity


The bill the House passed today builds upon our great energy renaissance by allowing for increased production and distribution. It takes power away from unelected bureaucrats and puts power back in the hands of private citizens who can make energy more affordable for every American. That’s good policy, smart economics, and the right thing to do,

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Sep 18, 2014

The House is Focused on Improving the Economy


For the past six years, America has been stuck in the worst economic recovery since World War II. Hardworking Americans have been struggling with few jobs and low wages. But we have all the makings of a strong economic recovery if we put the right policies in place.

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Sep 18, 2014

American Energy = American Jobs.



America’s energy revolution has revitalized domestic energy production that had been steadily decreasing since the 1970’s and has opened the door for energy independence which was only a dream decades ago. We should welcome the technological advancements that have allowed us to utilize our domestic resources in a safe and cost-efficient manner.

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Sep 18, 2014

Commonsense Bills to Help Small Business


The vast majority of companies in the United States are small businesses, and those small businesses employ the majority of American workers. So when people call small businesses the backbone of America’s economy, they mean it. But these are trying times for small businesses. Instead of increasing employee hours and wages, businesses are being forced…

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Sep 18, 2014

We Stand With Ukraine


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This morning, a joint session of Congress had the honor of hosting the President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko. He spoke of Ukraine’s great struggle for freedom and the importance of American leadership to preserve world order.

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Sep 17, 2014

Healthcare.gov Remains Unsecure and Unsafe


Millions of Americans have put their personal information into Healthcare.gov in an attempt to purchase insurance under Obamacare. Yet, according to the GAO, “weaknesses remained in the security and privacy protections applied to HealthCare.gov and its supporting systems.”

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Sep 17, 2014

Developing Resources Responsibly and Effectively


America has been blessed with a wealth of natural resources. If used responsibly and effectively, the resources can be used to grow our economy and create jobs.