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Jul 9, 2008 Press Release

Click here for some information that might be helpful addressing housing foreclosure and financial literacy issues. 

Jul 7, 2008 Press Release

With record setting gas prices of over $4.50 a gallon here in California, record setting crude oil prices reaching more than $140 a barrel, residential electricity prices in California up more than 31% since 2000, and natural gas prices up more than 75% since 2002, I believe that Congress needs to take swift action to enact comprehensive relief from high energy prices by ensuring we have access

Jun 26, 2008 Press Release

Bakersfield, CA – On Thursday, July 3, 2008, Congressman McCarthy and other community leaders will officially dedicate the U.S. Post Office located at 427 North Street in Taft, California as the “Larry S. Pierce Post Office.” Media is invited to attend.

Jun 18, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Today, Congressman McCarthy released the following statement highlighting his efforts to move forward with an environmentally friendly comprehensive plan that includes deep ocean energy exploration, increased production of alternative energy sources, and action to drill now:

Jun 17, 2008 Press Release

I am very concerned that the Central Valley’s air quality is routinely ranked among the nation’s worst. In order to improve our air quality, we have to know which pollutants are the most common and where they are coming from. In addition, the topography of the southern Central Valley only exacerbates our air quality issues by trapping pollutants in the Bakersfield and Kern County areas.

May 16, 2008 Press Release

Bakersfield, CA- Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy announced the winners of

“An Artistic Discovery” Congressional Art Competition for high school students in the 22nd Congressional District at a reception held at the Bakersfield Museum of Art. 

Apr 25, 2008 Press Release

Atascadero, CA – Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy presented the following five high school students with a Medal of Merit:

Apr 24, 2008 Press Release

Atascadero, CA – This Friday, April 25, 2008, at 3 PM PDT, Congressman McCarthy will present local World War II Veteran David Orr with medals he earned for his service, bravery, and sacrifice.