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Kevin McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Kevin McCarthy
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 23, Republican Majority Whip
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 23
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Judy; 2 Children: Connor, Meghan
Birth Date: 01/26/1965
Birth Place: Bakersfield, CA
Home City: Bakersfield, CA
Religion: Christian
Date Title
June 22, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Iraq, Future of the GOP; Latest on IRS Scandal
May 22, 2014 Whip McCarthy Statement on Passage of the Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act
April 29, 2014 Hearing of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulations Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake Security Enhancement Act
Aug. 26, 2013 Letter to Edmund Brown, Governor of California - California Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Thad Cochran, Senate Appropriations Committee, Chairman Bill Young and Ranking Member Pete Visclosky, House Appropriations Committee - Employee Furloughs
July 24, 2013 McCarthy Applauds Passage of the FY 2014 Defense Appropriations Act
July 24, 2013 McCarthy Applauds House Passage of Defense Appropriations Bill, Amendment to End DWCF Furloughs
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 14, 2013 McCarthy Applauds House Passage of the FY2014 National Defense Authorization Act
Aug. 1, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Vote to Stop Tax Hikes
Jan. 26, 2012 McCarthy Response to Defense Secretary Panetta's Budget Outline
April 7, 2011 McCarthy: President's Veto Threat is Shameful
March 4, 2011 McCarthy Statement on the Defense of Marriage Act
May 31, 2010 Memorial Day Reflection
Oct. 15, 2009 Legislative Program
March 24, 2009 Letter to Department of Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates
Sept. 17, 2008 Expressing Sense Of Congress That The Dpeartment Of Defense And federal Voting Assistance Program Should Ensure That Members Of The Armed Forces And Their Dependents Are Providing With Information On Voting In The 2008 General Elections
Sept. 17, 2008 Expressing Sense of Congress that the Department of Defense and Federal Voting Assistance Program Should Ensure that Members of the Armed Forces and their Dependents are Provided With Information on Voting in the 2008 General Elections
Aug. 1, 2008 Congressman McCarthy Praises Edwards Runway Funding
Oct. 1, 2007 110th Congress Congressman McCarthy Comments on Report Critical of Navy's Proposed BRAC Implementation Plans
Sept. 10, 2007 110th Congress McCarthy Responds to General Petraeus' Strategy to Continue to Make Progress in Iraq
July 31, 2007 McCarthy Urges Congress to Focus on Solutions in Iraq, and Not Partisan Politics
July 12, 2007 McCarthy: Demands More Iraqi Government Accountability, Won't Vote to Undercut Our Troops
May 3, 2007 McCarthy Statement Supporting President's Veto Of Security Supplemental That Micromanages Our Troops
April 17, 2007 McCarthy Travels to Iraq and Afghanistan on Congressional Fact Finding Mission
March 23, 2007 McCarthy Statement Opposing Speaker Pelosi's Effort to Micromanage Our Commanders in Iraq
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 9, 2006 McCarthy To Discuss BRAC Issues At Ridgecrest Town Hall Luncheon
Jan. 9, 2006 McCarthy Says China Lake Has Bright And Secure Future
Oct. 28, 2005 McCarthy Praises Congress For Giving Seal Of Approval To China Lake
Aug. 25, 2005 McCarthy Praises Commission's Decision To Send Nearly 2,000 Jobs To China Lake
March 18, 2005 Congressman McCarthy Praises BRAC Progress and Vows to Stay Focused on Implementation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Defense
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Iraq/Afghanistan
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: National Security
Oct. 21, 2007 Issue Position: Security
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