Bakersfield, CA – Today, 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 22nd Congressional District high school students applied for consideration.
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy is pleased to announce that President Bush signed this year’s Department of Defense funding bill into law. The funding bill included $2.6 million that McCarthy requested for national security projects at Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division at China Lake:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Kevin McCarthy and Howard “Buck” McKeon are pleased to announce that President Bush signed this year’s Department of Defense funding bill into law. The funding bill included $3,520,000 for national security projects at Edwards Air Force Base and Air Force Research Laboratory Propulsion Directorate:
More must be done to secure our borders. The U.S. Constitution specifically empowers Congress with the authority “to establish a uniform rule of naturalization…throughout the United States.” Congress cannot faithfully execute this constitutional responsibility if individuals are blatantly entering the U.S. illegally showing little respect for our laws.
Washington D.C. – Today, in response to the outrage over the Paso Robles Post Office being forced to take down photos honoring local military men and women’s service and sacrifice, Congressman McCarthy introduced a Congressional resolution to reaffirm the right of the community and servicemembers’ families to display those photos in their local post offices.
Atascadero, CA – Today, in response to the U.S. Postal Service’s decision to allow the Paso Robles Post Office to put the photos of local soldiers serving abroad back up, Congressman McCarthy released the following statement:
Atascadero, CA – Today, in response to the Paso Robles Post Office’s removal of pictures commemorating our troops bravely serving abroad, Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement:
It is important to ensure the safety of motorists using our roads and highways, and all trucks hauling cargo in the United States must meet current U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and other safety regulations.
I am concerned about both the GPO and the WEP and believe that legislation or administrative action is necessary to address both issues.
I am a strong supporter of our Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms. I believe that law-abiding citizens should not have this right infringed upon by numerous and burdensome regulations designed to deter law-abiding citizens from purchasing firearms.