May 15, 2015

Leader McCarthy in Sac Bee: California comes out a winner in Pacific trade deal

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California has always embraced the world and still has the potential to stand at the forefront of a 21st century global economy. Our workers, our businesses and our farmers need free trade so that they can have the greatest opportunity for prosperity.

May 1, 2015

Hot Air: Politinerds with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

Leader Kevin McCarthy joins this week's edition of Politinerds to discuss his background, growing up in Bakersfield, California, being the first Republican in his family, and and living on the left coast.

April 30, 2015

National Review: President Obama Averages One Veto Threat Every Five Days

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Pesident Obama spent years tarring House Republicans as the cause of a “do-nothing” Congress, but House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy has turned that critique back on him.

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.

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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

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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

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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.