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Kevin McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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 10, 2014 Whip McCarthy Statement on Getting Veterans Access to Care
May 30, 2014 Congressman McCarthy Statement on the Resignation of Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 28, 2014 Whip McCarthy Statement on the VA IG Report on Patient Wait Times
May 22, 2014 Whip McCarthy Statement Calling for the Resignation of Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 21, 2014 House Votes to Restore Integrity to the Service We Provide Our Veterans
April 30, 2014 Whip McCarthy Statement on Passage of MILCON/VA Appropriations
April 24, 2014 VA Reform Needed After Reports of Secret Veteran Wait List
Feb. 3, 2014 Whip McCarthy Applauds Passage of G.I. Bill Tuition Fairness Act
Oct. 28, 2013 Establishing Commission or Task Force to Evaluate the Backlog Disability Claims
July 11, 2013 McCarthy Takes Action to Ensure Veterans Have Access to Timely Medical Appointments
June 28, 2013 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 1288, H.R. 1494,H.R. 1623, H.R. 1809, H.R. 2086, H.R. 2138, H.R. 2189, H.R. 2341, H.R. 2382 and H.R. 2423
June 5, 2013 McCarthy Statement on House Passage of VA Appropriations to Reduce Backlog
May 23, 2013 Coffman Joins McCarthy to Solve Vet Claims Blacklog
May 23, 2013 Miller, McCarthy Introduce VA Backlog Task Force Bill
May 23, 2013 McCarthy Introduces Legislation to Reduce VA Disability Claims Backlog and Hold the VA Accountable
Jan. 18, 2013 McCarthy Takes Action to Ensure Veterans Have Access to Timely Veterans Services
Dec. 12, 2011 Bakers Field Observed - McCarthy: Time to Salute Our Veterans and Honor Their Sacrifices
Nov. 12, 2011 Bakersfield Observed - Time to Salute Our Veterans and Honor Their Sacrifices
March 18, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
March 16, 2009 Congressman McCarthy Requests Improved Healthcare Access for Local Veterans
Jan. 2, 2009 Congressmen McCarthy And Costa Announce A Step Forward For The Bakersfield National Cemetery
Sept. 17, 2008 Veteran Voting Support Act
July 31, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
Dec. 19, 2007 House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Protect Bonuses for Injured Veterans
Aug. 24, 2007 Congressman McCarthy to Host Veterans Resource Conference
May 28, 2007 Honoring America's Heroes
March 7, 2007 Letter: To President George W. Bush
Nov. 14, 2005 McCarthy Distributes 500 Turkeys To Feed Low-Income Families
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
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