April 15, 2016

Leader McCarthy: Congress is Zeroing In on the IRS

In the week following Tax Day, House Republicans will send a clear message to the IRS: clean up your act.

April 6, 2016

Leader McCarthy in Independent Journal Review: Congress is Fighting Back Against the Opioid Epidemic

Addiction tears apart families, it uproots communities, but, most fundamentally, it deprives Americans of the individual liberty to grasp their dreams and opportunities. It’s also preventable.

March 17, 2016

Leader McCarthy in National Review: Congress Stands Athwart Obama’s Imperial Presidency

With our vote, the House will make it clear that we think the President's executive action on immigration directly infringes on Congress’s Article I powers and undermines our representative republic.

March 16, 2016

Leader McCarthy in War on the Rocks: Time to Stop Maximizing the Chances of Failure in Afghanistan

Along with other House national security leaders, I have just sent a letter to President Obama expressing our concern for the Resolute Support mission. The Obama administration needs a strategic rethink to its approach to Afghanistan.

February 11, 2016

McCarthy in Sacramento Bee: Too much rain is going to waste

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Fixing California’s drought challenge remains my top priority in Congress, and I will continue to work with my House colleagues, the president and Sens. Feinstein and Boxer to find a solution that gets water flowing to the communities in our state that so desperately need it.

January 11, 2016

Leader McCarthy in USA Today: Obama’s Foreign Policy Far from Victorious

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The president's empty rhetoric has failed to secure America's interests at home and abroad — more of the same during his State of the Union address won't change that.

January 6, 2016

Reconciliation Is a Great Conservative Victory

Today, the House will pass a budget-reconciliation bill that repeals Obamacare and stops taxpayer funding to abortion providers.

December 21, 2015

Californians need genuine drought solution from Congress

While I remain open to continued talks, with the legislative session ending, I believe we need to get on with it. We cannot continue to wait like years past and let partisanship once again stand in the way of progress — especially when the stakes are so high for so many.

December 14, 2015

Leader McCarthy in The Ripon Forum: Regulatory Reform that Restores Government Of, By, and For the People

Fixing the administrative state and reducing the broken regulatory system in America is about much more than economics. It is about holding government accountable.

November 11, 2015

Our debt is heavy to our vets

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Our veterans desire a functioning health care system, opportunities for jobs, and the opportunity to live a happy and healthy life. Our government must live up to our end of the bargain to provide our veterans the care they need.