Congressman Kevin McCarthy spoke at a press conference today on the GOP agenda and the newly elected House Republican leadership team.
Remarks are below, or watch online here.
Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s announcement of new rules to protect religious freedom and ensure federal taxpayer dollars do not fund abortions:
“The three announcements by the Department of Health and Human Services today are clear victories in the fight for life and religious freedom.
Congressman Kevin McCarthy and Congressman Steve Knight (CA-25) are pleased that the United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is acting on their request to address the backlog of security clearance applications for personnel working at Edwards Air Force Base, Air Force Plant 42, and the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center (NASA Armstrong).
Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the strong rate of economic growth in the third quarter of 2018:
“The American economy continues to boom — and all Americans are feeling the results.
“Our economy has grown at a rate of more than 3% in back-to-back quarters—and last quarter’s growth exceeded 4%.
The 115th Congress has taken unprecedented steps to secure our nation and defend its citizens from foreign aggression. Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the House’s work to ensure a stronger and safer America:
“Congress has taken large strides to counter global threats to the United States and our interests.
Today President Trump signed The SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (H.R. 6), the most comprehensive legislation to combat America’s opioid epidemic. Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement:
Throughout the 115th Congress the House of Representatives produced results that are making our country stronger and more prosperous. Some of this Congress’s first actions included historic regulatory repeal and reform. Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the work to rein in burdensome regulations:
Congressman Kevin McCarthy and Representatives Devin Nunes (CA-22), David Valadao (CA-21), Jeff Denham (CA-10), Ken Calvert (CA-42), Tom McClintock (CA-4), and Doug LaMalfa (CA-1) released the following statement today on President Trump’s executive memorandum on western water:
Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the introduction of H.R. 7059, the Build the Wall, Enforce the Law Act of 2018:
Full text of the legislation can be found here.
Congressman McCarthy spent time in El Paso, TX, with the brave men and women serving our country as Border Patrol agents. He received a tour of the U.S.–Mexico border and was given an update on the progress being made to protect our border.