January 21, 2015

Leader McCarthy on CBS This Morning

Today House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy appeared on CBS This Morning with Norah O'Donnell to discuss thoughts on the President's State of the Union address, as well as ways in which the President can work with the new American Congress to tackle the issues most important to the American people.

January 20, 2015

Leader McCarthy in National Review Online: Vetoing Bipartisanship

The president hasn’t yet been willing to with Congress on the issues most important to the American people. We hope the president will stop the political games and start engaging with us.

January 19, 2015

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Today we join our nation in honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 8, 2015

Leader McCarthy Speaks Out Against High Speed Rail in Sac Bee and Flash Report

Here’s a New Year’s resolution for Sacramento: Don’t waste taxpayer money on projects that are doomed to fail. We can start by scrapping California’s high-speed rail plan.

October 22, 2014

McCarthy lays out agenda for next Congress

In a memo sent to House Republicans Wednesday, McCarthy said that “restoring competence in government” will be a major focus of the GOP in the 114th Congress, which begins in January. “The inability of the government to accomplish its most basic tasks has eroded the public’s trust in government, as polls have repeatedly shown,” McCarthy said.

October 14, 2014

Bakersfield Observed: Leader McCarthy: While the world focuses on the Ebola virus, the Central Valley continues to battle Valley Fever

Progress towards curing Valley Fever was largely off the radar no more than four years ago. Today we have reason to be optimistic that our neighbors who are suffering from this disease could soon find relief.

September 26, 2014

Porterville Recorder: We Applaud Decision on Elderberry Beetle

The action to remove the counties from the habitat range was the direct result of efforts by Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) who became concerned with the impact the bug and the bush by the same name were having on both the city and developments in Porterville.

September 17, 2014

AP: 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.

September 15, 2014

The Hill: 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.

September 5, 2014

The Hill: 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.