Leader McCarthy: Congress is Zeroing In on the IRSIn the week following Tax Day, House Republicans will send a clear message to the IRS: clean up your act.
Leader McCarthy in Independent Journal Review: Congress is Fighting Back Against the Opioid EpidemicAddiction 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.
Leader McCarthy in National Review: Congress Stands Athwart Obama’s Imperial PresidencyWith 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.
Leader McCarthy in War on the Rocks: Time to Stop Maximizing the Chances of Failure in AfghanistanAlong 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.
McCarthy in Sacramento Bee: Too much rain is going to waste
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.
Leader McCarthy in USA Today: Obama’s Foreign Policy Far from Victorious
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.
Reconciliation Is a Great Conservative VictoryToday, the House will pass a budget-reconciliation bill that repeals Obamacare and stops taxpayer funding to abortion providers.
Californians need genuine drought solution from CongressWhile 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.
Leader McCarthy in The Ripon Forum: Regulatory Reform that Restores Government Of, By, and For the PeopleFixing the administrative state and reducing the broken regulatory system in America is about much more than economics. It is about holding government accountable.
Our debt is heavy to our vets
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.