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Feb 27, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Applications are now being accepted for Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s summer Congressional Internship program.

Feb 4, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congress received the President’s 2008 budget blueprint that lays out fiscal priorities for this year and the next five years. In response to the budget submission, Congressman McCarthy made the following statement as Congress begins to discuss this year’s budget:

Jan 31, 2008 Press Release

Bakersfield, CA – This year marks the 2008 Annual “Artistic Discovery” Congressional Art Competition for high school students.  High school students from Kern and parts of San Luis Obispo and Los Angeles counties, who reside in the 22nd Congressional District, can submit artwork on a wide variety of subjects and mediums.  The deadline for submission is Friday, April

Jan 15, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Rep. McCarthy Statement regarding the foster care child who fled his foster home without being stopped due to a problem with state law:

Jan 14, 2008 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman McCarthy’s website ( was honored by the Congressional Management Foundation (CMF), a non-profit and non-partisan organization, for having one of the best websites in Congress.

Dec 19, 2007 Press Release

Washington D.C. – The bipartisan Veterans Guaranteed Bonus Act (H.R. 3793), a bill co-sponsored by Congressman McCarthy, passed the House last night by a 405 – 0 vote. The bill ensures that our troops, who are discharged due to combat-related injuries, receive the full compensation, including bonuses, which they were promised by the Department of Defense.

Dec 19, 2007 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy voted in support of S.

Dec 18, 2007 Press Release

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.