Washington D.C. – Today, in response to General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker’s testimony on the progress of the new security strategy in Iraq, Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement:
We all abhor violent crime regardless of the offender’s political, religious, or prejudicial motivation. The most effective way to ensure the safety and security of our communities is to apprehend, prosecute, and convict criminals, and make certain they are punished to the full extent of the law.
Bakersfield, CA – In September, Congressman Kevin McCarthy will organize three Service Academy Forums for students in the 22nd Congressional District who are interested in attending a U.S. Service Academy.
Bakersfield, CA - Next Thursday, August 30, 2007, Congressman McCarthy will host a Veterans Resource Conference at the North of the River Veterans Memorial Building from 6:00 – 7:30 PM. See the attached document to view the invitation sent to veterans in Kern County.
Washington D.C. – This morning, Congressman McCarthy’s legislation, H.R. 1384, which honors Buck Owens by naming the postal facility at 118 Minner Avenue as the “Buck Owens Post Office,” was signed into law by the President.
Bakersfield, CA – Next Wednesday, August 15, 2007, Congressman McCarthy and Kern County law enforcement officials on the front lines fighting gang violence will answer questions from Bakersfield residents in a telephone-town hall meeting.
Washington D.C. – Today, in response to the continued political escalation from Washington lawmakers attempting to use Iraq for political gains, Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement urging both parties to put politics aside and work together to find a solution in the best interests of our Nation, the safety and security of our brave troops in harm’s way, and the
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman McCarthy’s legislation, H.R. 1384, which honors Buck Owens by naming the postal facility at 118 Minner Avenue as the “Buck Owens Post Office,” unanimously passed the House.
Washington D.C. – Today, after working hard for seven months with Congressman Costa, Congressman Cardoza, and a bipartisan group of members on the House Agriculture Committee to craft a farm bill that represents our farmers and ranchers, Congressman McCarthy expressed disappointment that Speaker Pelosi included tax increases on American businesses in the farm bill.