Washington D.C. - Today, a bipartisan group of 22 Congressmen, including Congressman McCarthy, fought to oppose H.R. 2337, a bill that would make energy harder to produce, more expensive, and less available. Yet, the House Natural Resources Committee passed H.R. 2337 and took a step backwards in achieving energy independence.
Washington D.C. - Today, Congressman McCarthy joined both Republicans and Democrats in voting against H.R. 2956, a bill that sends our troops and commanders the wrong message – a message that they are failing to execute the new Iraq strategy. In response to House passage of the H.R. 2956, Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement:
Washington D.C. - Today, H.R. 1441, a bill co-sponsored by Congressman McCarthy to help halt Iran from buying spare military F-14 Tomcat parts, received overwhelming bipartisan support and passed the House by voice vote. Now, the bill heads to the Senate, where Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) has authored a similar bill.
Washington D.C. - This week, the Federal Government announced more flexibility for Americans seeking a passport.
Bakersfield, CA – Congressman Kevin McCarthy issued the following statement on the recent announcementof the temporary shut down of water pumps in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta:
Washington, DC - Last night, Congressman Kevin McCarthy was unanimously elected by his House colleagues to fill a vacancy on the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Washington D.C. - Congressman Kevin McCarthy will honor participants and winners of the 26th Annual “An Artistic Discovery” Congressional Art Competition for high school students at a reception Saturday, May 12, 2007, 11:00 a.m -12:00 p.m. at the Bakersfield Museum of Art located at 1930 R Street in Bakersfield.