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Kevin McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
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
Feb. 5, 2014 McCarthy: House Has Acted On Solution To Man-Made Water Crisis
Jan. 29, 2014 McCarthy Applauds Passage of Farm Bill Conference Report
Jan. 22, 2014 Central Valley Legislators Developing Emergency Drought Legislation
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
July 11, 2013 McCarthy Statement on FARRM Passage
June 20, 2013 McCarthy Statement on Consideration of FARRM Act
March 6, 2013 San Francisco Chronicle - Ending California's Man-Made Drought
March 6, 2012 San Francisco Chronicle - Ending California's Man-Made Drought
March 4, 2012 The Bargain Hunter - Congressman Gibbs Joins Republican Leaders to Repeal 1099 Provision
Feb. 14, 2012 Committee to Act on Plan to End California's Man-Made Drought and Restore Water Supplies and Jobs
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary U.S. Department of the Interior
April 11, 2011 Congressman McCarthy Issues Statement on California's Man-Made Drought
April 11, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
May 21, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, President of Mexico
June 4, 2009 Congressman McCarthy Requests Field Hearing For Man-Made San Joaquin Valley Drought
March 31, 2009 Congressman McCarthy Raises Awareness of CA Drought
April 18, 2008 Korean Market Once Again Open for American Beef
July 27, 2007 McCarthy Votes against Flawed Farm Bill
March 20, 2007 Congressmen McCarthy Joins Bipartisan Coalition in Introducing Bill Promoting Specialty Crops
Jan. 19, 2007 Freezing Weather in California
Nov. 14, 2005 McCarthy To Promote Agricultural Exports During Trade Mission To China
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
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