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May 18, 2016 Press Release
Everyone’s shared goal is a healthier and more prosperous Central Valley, but saddling our communities with a new unattainable standard and then penalizing us for failing to meet it could potentially slow down current work on meeting the challenging air quality requirements already on the books.
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May 17, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) spoke on the House floor today in favor of H.R. 4909, National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which will provide our military the resources it needs.

May 9, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Kevin McCarthy introduced legislation to reform and expand a popular public housing program that gives local communities greater control in serving our neighbors.
May 5, 2016 Press Release
Our community is filled with creative minds that showcase their artistic talent every year in the Congressional Art Competition. It is always such an exciting opportunity to honor the artists, their work, and the stories behind their work every year. Every participant should be proud their work. And as Members of Congress and visitors walk to the Capitol in DC, Ethan’s work will surely be the best one showcased.
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Apr 26, 2016 Press Release
By increasing access to this data, healthcare officials, researchers, and engaged citizens will have an opportunity to strengthen treatment and prevention programs.
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Apr 19, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on passage  of the House Appropriations Committee fiscal year 2017 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which includes legislative provisions pushed by McCarthy, Interior Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Ken Calvert, Appropriations Committee Mem

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Apr 12, 2016 Press Release
Kelly’s tireless work that helped turn the idea of independence into the reality of a better future for children with special needs. I am proud of Kelly and was thrilled to be a part of today’s Buddy’s Walk with her beautiful family.”
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Apr 12, 2016 Press Release
The inclusion of California water provisions in the FY17 Energy and Water Development appropriations bill is the latest effort by my Californian Republican colleagues and me to press for solutions and, once passed by the House, offers the Senate another chance to consider this important legislation.
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Apr 1, 2016 Press Release
In the House we continue to do what is in our power to keep Americans safer from extremist threats like ISIS. On the other hand, our Commander in Chief remains reluctant to take the steps needed to destroy ISIS. Instead, he has spent much of his presidency spreading false hope that the “tide of war” is receding despite mountains of evidence to the contrary.
Mar 24, 2016 Press Release
We more urgently need specific leadership from our Chief Executive. That specific leadership is simple: a clear message to the relevant federal agencies to increase – not decrease – pumping over and above -5,000 cfs to take full advantage of these recent storms—perhaps the last of the season.
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Dec 20, 2011 In The News
By: Charles F. Bostwick
December 20, 2011

Federal spending on California's proposed high-speed rail system should be halted until September while a government report is prepared on the $99-billion-plus system's viability, an Antelope Valley congressman told a congressional panel Thursday.

Nov 15, 2011 In The News
Editorial
November 15, 2011

Oct 28, 2011 In The News
By Kevin McCarthy
October 28, 2012

Bakersfield's athletes just keep making news. Not only did our own Colby Lewis pitch in the World Series game Thursday, Jake Varner won gold in free style wrestling at the Pan American Games.

Oct 26, 2011 In The News
By Steven Mayer
October 26, 2011

Some local veterans swear they wouldn't be alive today if it weren't for the health care they receive from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.  Others say dealing with the VA is like walking through molasses. You may someday reach your destination -- if you live that long.

Oct 25, 2011 In The News
By Dennis Anderson
October 25, 2011

Oct 24, 2011 In The News

October 24, 2011

KGET in Bakersfield reported on Congressman McCarthy's letter requesting a Governmnet Accountability Office study into delays and obstructions veterans sometimes face when attempting to recieve the care they've earned.

Oct 20, 2011 In The News

Washington D.C. – Congressman Kevin McCarthy will hold a forum for students interested in attending one of the U.S. Service Academies in Bakersfield on Saturday, October 22.

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