Yesterday, President Trump signed an executive order creating a White House Council on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing. The Council will be comprised of members from 8 federal agencies, and chaired by Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Dr. Ben Carson.
Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the implementation of the VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks (VA MISSION) Act:
Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy published the following op-ed about aerospace and innovation, reflecting on Kern County’s storied history in the space industry.
You can read it here or below:
Every year Members of Congress have the privilege of nominating local high school seniors to attend one of our U.S. Service Academies. These students strive for greatness and go above and beyond in their desire to serve our country.
Bakersfield, California– Congressman Kevin McCarthy held a meet and greet Saturday with seven local high school students who have accepted appointments to United States Service Academies.
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NEW YORK -- The majority of economists surveyed by the National Association for Business Economics believe that the federal deficit should be reduced only or primarily through spending cuts.
I have often written that reducing the size and scope of government is crucial to turning our economy around. Locally, I am fighting in two areas to reduce Washington's burdensome, job-crushing regulations.
BODIE, Calif.—A push for gold mining to return to the scrubby hills around this Central California ghost town has tapped into a national debate over land use.
From a source familiar with the call, this is what House Speaker John Boehner told House Republicans on Sunday: