Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement supporting a federal spending freeze for the rest of this fiscal year, and urging Democratic congressional leaders to scrap a massive “omnibus” spending bill that contains the largest increase in non-entitlement spending since the Carter Administration.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman McCarthy voted against the $1.1 trillion tax and spending bill, and issued the following statement supporting a solution that created twice as many jobs at half the cost:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy voted in favor of an economic stimulus solution that is estimated to create 6.2 million jobs, and opposed the Democrat Leadership’s $1.1 trillion economic plan that passed the House of Representatives. Following the vote, Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman Kevin McCarthy and other House Republicans met with President Obama to discuss the direction of the economic stimulus package. President Barack Obama expressed a willingness to work together and a desire to “keep politics to a minimum.” Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement after the meeting:
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman McCarthy attended the inauguration of our nation’s 44th President, Barack Obama, and issued the following statement:
“Today is an historic day in America that we will not forget in our lifetimes.
Washington D.C. - Today, Congressmen Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) and Jim Costa (D-Bakersfield) announced a step forward for the Bakersfield National Cemetery as the Department of Veterans Affairs awarded a construction contract for Phase 1A portion of the new Bakersfield National Cemetery in Arvin, CA.
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman McCarthy was named by Republican Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) to serve as the Chief Deputy Republican Whip – the highest appointed Republican leadership position in the House of Representatives. Congressman McCarthy issued the following statement: