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Sep 17, 2014

House Passes Bills Highlighting IRS Controversy

“Today, the House passed three bills to impose reform on the IRS,” House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said in a statement.
Sep 15, 2014

Week ahead: House GOP prepares barrage of energy votes

“We must enact policies that encourage an American energy revolution,” House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said in a memo to House Republicans earlier this month.

Sep 5, 2014

McCarthy plans fall offensive on federal regs

McCarthy’s floor agenda for the month, unveiled Thursday afternoon, is chock-full of measures designed to clamp down on what Republicans view as an era of overzealous regulation in Washington.
Sep 4, 2014

House to vote again on energy bills

“With gas prices still hovering near $3.50 per gallon and energy costs siphoning too much out of families’ paychecks, we must enact policies that encourage an American energy revolution,” McCarthy said in a Thursday memo to House Republicans.
Sep 2, 2014

Field Poll: Obama’s popularity dives to record low in California

President Barack Obama’s approval ratings have fallen to a record low in California, with nearly as many voters now disapproving of the job Obama is doing as approving.
Aug 29, 2014

Local veteran presented with five medals by Congressman Kevin McCarthy

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During the Honor Flight fundraising event today, one local veteran was presented with five medals by Congressman Kevin McCarthy that earned during his service in WWII.
Aug 4, 2014

Kevin McCarthy: Coming together for water for our community

Our communities are running out of water and people’s livelihoods are on the line. Action is required, which is why I am pursuing all options – legislative and regulatory action. I will continue to work to get our local communities the water we so desperately need.
Aug 3, 2014

California Plans Bullet Train Without More U.S. Aid

"I will do all that I can to ensure not one dollar of federal funding goes to boondoggles like California's high-speed rail," Mr. McCarthy said. "The government's handling of hard earned taxpayer dollars must be based on merit and facts, not upon a desired legacy."
Aug 1, 2014

The Hill: Leader McCarthy to ratchet up assault on regs

"The Leader McCarthy era is under way, and with it a fresh assault on federal regulation... Newly minted Leader McCarthy signaled plans to renew focus on the effort in an op-ed penned for The Washington Post. "
Jul 23, 2014

McCarthy in USA Today: Our veterans deserve a modern VA

In the 1930s, people suffered through the summer with electric fans. Today, we have central air conditioning. In the 1930s, news came via radio and the morning newspaper. Now, we hear about worldwide events instantaneously with alerts on our smartphones. In the 1930s, the VA processed paper disability claims. Today, it does the same.