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Jan 15, 2016 Press Release
We will not stop fighting for our communities. It is time our Senators rise to this challenge with us. We cannot allow 2016 to be remembered as the year of ‘the lost El Nino.’
Jan 8, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Kevin McCarthy is pleased to announce his nominations to the United States Service Academies. Nominees were selected in a competitive process in which a number of highly qualified 23rd Congressional District high school students applied for consideration.
Jan 6, 2016 Press Release
"People are hurting under Obamacare. Human life is being disregarded. And now, Congress will put it to the President and hold him accountable for the terrible policies his Administration has pursued."
Jan 5, 2016 Press Release
"Congress and the American people have repeatedly said ‘no’ to President Obama’s ineffective policies that would infringe on the Second Amendment. The House continues to stand for the Constitution and in defense of the American people’s rights."
Jan 4, 2016 Press Release
This week, Congress returns to Washington for the start of the second session of the 114th Congress. House Republicans will immediately set a tone that represents a better path for our country by sending the President a bill that repeals Obamacare and defunds Planned Parenthood while providing additional funding for community health centers to ensure women continue to have access to quality care.
Dec 23, 2015 Press Release
“As I have stated before, Secretary Kerry’s concerning letter to Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif implying that the Administration could choose to exempt those who travel to and from Iran from the new visa waiver program requirements goes against Congress’s express intent and the spirit of the law.
Dec 19, 2015 Press Release
Perhaps another four months of negotiating is needed before Sen. Feinstein and Sen. Boxer can give their blessing, although another four months would cause us to miss El Nińo’s brief window of wetter weather.
Dec 18, 2015 Press Release
Given the economic situation, the domestic abundance, and the reentry of Iran to global marketplace thanks to Obama’s dangerous nuclear pact, the most obvious policy response was to lift the relic that is the ban on crude exports.
Dec 18, 2015 Press Release
Obamacare is a failure, and the videos of grisly Planned Parenthood practices are a stain on our nation’s conscience.”
Dec 17, 2015 Press Release
To give people stability and certainty on tax rates, the House passed a bill to make many temporary tax provisions permanent and extend others for several more years.


In The News

Jun 1, 2011 In The News
By John Cox
June 1, 2011

Quantitative easing is hard enough to pronounce, let alone comprehend. But for four local high school students to advocate it as a controversial but effective monetary policy move that could save the economy?

Somebody's been doing their homework.

May 31, 2011 In The News
By Senator John Barrasso & Representative McCarthy
May 31, 2011

May 30, 2011 In The News
By Gretchen Wenner
May 30, 2011

Memorial Day services at Bakersfield's Union Cemetery Monday morning went off under perfect skies and ushered in the fulfillment of two men's longtime dreams.

May 25, 2011 In The News
May 25, 2011

Ridgecrest, Calif. — The Ridgecrest Chamber of Commerce will host Rep. Kevin McCarthy at a special "Business and Jobs Luncheon" June 10.

May 25, 2011 In The News
By Diane Betzler
May 25, 2011

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Desert Junior/Senior High School student Courtney Bishop is preparing to leave for Colorado Springs, Colo., after winning Congressman Kevin McCarthy's principal nomination to the United States Air Force Academy.

May 19, 2011 In The News
May 19, 2011

Ridgecrest, Calif. — Congressman Kevin McCarthy announced the recipients of the 2011 Congressman Kevin McCarthy Merit Award in East Kern and Los Angeles Counties.

Included among them was Burroughs High School student Heidi Yi.