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Oct 7, 2020 Press Release


Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy announced that the City of Porterville, California will be awarded a $370,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s “Helping Obtain Prosperity for Everyone” (HOPE) Program.

McCarthy released the following statement:

Oct 2, 2020 Press Release

As we continue to combat historic wildfires across our state, including in the Sequoia National Forest in Tulare County, I am grateful to the federal, state, and local firefighters and first responders who are working around the clock to protect all Californians.

Sep 29, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy applauded the groundbreaking of the Success Reservoir Enlargement Project, a project over 15 years in the making:

Sep 16, 2020 Press Release

Today, Representatives Kevin McCarthy and Mike Levin (CA-49) introduced the Reducing Veteran Homelessness Act of 2020 to ensure that our nation’s homeless veterans receive HUD-VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program vouchers and supportive services that they deserve. 

Aug 30, 2020 Press Release


You only have ONE MONTH left to submit your information to the 2020 Census. You, your family, friends, and neighbors are all vital members of our community. Respond to the census by the September 30th deadline to ensure you're counted. 

Aug 25, 2020 Press Release


Last week, Congressman Kevin McCarthy held events to promote federal opportunities for local small businesses, including one in collaboration with Congressman Mike Garcia (CA-25) and NASA, and another with military installations in East Kern.

Aug 22, 2020 Press Release


Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement after President Trump announced a Major Disaster Declaration following the devastating California wildfires:


In The News

Feb 8, 2012 In The News
By Gautham Nagesh
February 8, 2012


Feb 3, 2012 In The News
By Steven Mayer
February 2, 2012

SpaceShipTwo, scheduled to carry tourists to space beginning in 2013, undergoes an unpowered glide flight test over Mojave in late 2010. Courtesy of Virgin Galactic

Jan 30, 2012 In The News

January 30, 2012

Coverage from Congressman McCarthy's recent visit to the Mojave Air and Space Port and hear about how the innovation and research being done there is impacting the local economy.  

Jan 29, 2012 In The News

January 29, 2012

KGET-TV Bakersfield reports on Congressman McCarthy's visit to Mojave last Friday to discuss the importance of commercial space flight and the economic impact it is having on the local area. The station notes that McCarthy is fighting to extend a provision that will allow this industry to continue to innovate, grow and create jobs. 

Jan 14, 2012 In The News
By Stephanie Forshee
January 14, 2012

A committee of five, led by Mayor Ron Carter, battles on for veteran benefits in Ridgecrest.