Kevin McCarthy (California politician)

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Kevin McCarthy (California politician): American republican politician
Kevin Owen McCarthy is an American politician serving in the United States House of Representatives. A member of the Republican Party, he is the House Minority Leader, having previously served as House Majority Leader from August 2014 to January 2019. He has been the U.S. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district since 2007. The 23rd district, numbered as the 22nd district from 2007 to 2013, is based in Bakersfield and includes large sections of Kern County and Tulare County, as well as part of the Quartz Hill neighborhood in northwest Los Angeles County.


Republicans Sue Pelosi to Block House Proxy Voting During Pandemic

The suit filed by Representative Kevin McCarthy, the minority leader, opens a new front in Republicans’ push to throw suspicion on Democratic efforts to make it easier to vote amid the outbreak. - Published

Top House Republican backs easing rules for coronavirus loan program

U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday said he could support extending the time allowed for small businesses to use federal loans to keep their enterprises afloat during the coronavirus..
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U.S. House Republican leader McCarthy: money for states can be only about covid

U.S. House of Representatives Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said more money for state and local governments in a next round of coronavirus relief legislation "could only be about covid," referring..
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McCarthy calls for unity, blames Dems for delay

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is calling for bipartisanship as the House considers attempts to rush relief to employers and hospitals buckling under the strain of the coronavirus pandemic... - Published

GOP objects to House proxy voting

House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy says Congress should be in Washington and voting in person despite the virus. He has asked Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi to work to Republicans on any changes.. - Published

House Republican leader: still no deal on more coronavirus money for small U.S. businesses

U.S. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy said on Monday there was still no deal on a funding measure that would provide more relief for small businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Sea lions at Pier 39 in San Francisco: 30 Years Later

Thursday: The pier is celebrating 30 years of the pinnipeds. Also: Kevin McCarthy’s role in impeachment; and Lunar New Year. - Published

‘Where Is Kevin?’ McCarthy Finds His Voice as Trump’s Mouthpiece

Representative Kevin McCarthy, the House minority leader, has made his mark during impeachment by stoking the anger of liberals while keeping the president happy. - Published

Pelosi took a swipe at Kevin McCarthy by noting a picture with Giuliani associates.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi took a not-so-subtle swipe at the House’s Republican leader as she argued Wednesday in favor of a final vote on sending the articles of impeachment to the Senate. - Published

McCarthy hits Pelosi on impeachment, war powers

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy slammed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on plans to vote on a war powers resolution, as well as holding off on sending articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate. (Jan... - Published

Republicans praise Soleimani strike, Congress says wasn’t warned

republicans praise soleimani strike, congress says wasn’t warned
The Republican lawmakers on Friday praised the US airstrike on Iran’s Baghdad International Airport which killed the country’s Revolutionary Guards commander General Qassem Soleimani. Meanwhile,..
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McCarthy says "action will be taken" in response to Rep. Steve King's comments

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-California, tells Margaret Brennan he will meet with Rep. Steve King on Monday to discuss King's recent comments on white supremacy.
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Open: This is Face the Nation, January 13

This week on “Face the Nation,” moderator Margaret Brennan interviews Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and former Homeland Security secretary Jeh Johnson. Plus,..
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11/03: Kevin McCarthy, Steny Hoyer, Ed O'Keefe

This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan, impeachment inquiry ramps up with a key vote on rules and procedures. Meanwhile, President Trump continues to bemoan Democrats' efforts to prove..
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Full transcript of "Face the Nation" on November 3, 2019

On this "Face the Nation" broadcast, Reps. Kevin McCarthy, Steny Hoyer and Jackie Speier talks impeachment. CBS News' Ed O'Keefe breaks down the latest out of the 2020 race in Iowa. We celebrate the..
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Transcript: Rep. Jackie Speier on "Face the Nation"

The following is a transcript of an interview with House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy on "Face the Nation"
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McCarthy says Schiff should testify in impeachment hearings about staff contacts with whistleblower

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told "Face the Nation" he would like to see Adam Schiff, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, testify about his staff's contacts with the whistleblower..
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McCarthy says Democrats are "more interested in subpoenas than solutions"

Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-California, joins moderator Margaret Brennan to discuss Congress' next steps following the Mueller report.
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House GOP leader slams impeachment vote

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy says Democrats are abusing their power and discrediting democracy by "trying to impeach the president because they are scared they can't defeat him at the ballot.. - Published

What you need to know about the Trump impeachment inquiry

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff talk with Scott Pelley about the impeachment inquiry of President Trump
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Republican leader McCarthy wants pause on U.S. congressional action on Turkey

As U.S. lawmakers from both parties press forward to penalize Turkey for its recent assault on Syria, the top Republican in the House of Representatives, Kevin McCarthy, said it is more appropriate for..
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House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy says he'll donate money received from indicted Rudy Giuliani associates

Two GOP lawmakers have said they will donate or return money received from the indicted businessmen, who were involved in Giuliani's Ukraine dealings. - Published

Why the impeachment inquiry into President Trump was launched

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff talk with Scott Pelley about the impeachment inquiry of President Trump
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"60 Minutes" will interview Nancy Pelosi, Kevin McCarthy about impeachment inquiry

The interviews will be part of a report by Scott Pelley detailing the inquiry, Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET and 7:00 p.m. PT on CBS
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Republicans weigh in on formal impeachment inquiry against Trump

Republicans are weighing in on the announcement of a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, slammed the decision by Democrats, saying House..
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House Republican leader opposes House impeachment inquiry

U.S. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy said on Tuesday he did not back the House of Representatives' launch of a formal inquiry into whether President Donald Trump should be impeached.
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Joaquin Castro shares top San Antonio Trump donors in tweet

"Targeting and harassing Americans because of their political beliefs is shameful and dangerous," tweeted House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy
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Top House Republican says violent video games could be linked to mass shootings

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said video games could contribute to future mass shootings when asked about it in a television interview on Sunday morning. - Published

GOP leader continues to defend Trump's attacks on "the Squad"

Defending the president, House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy said Mr. Trump did not participate in chants of "send her back!" at a rally on Wednesday
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Rep. Kevin McCarthy defends Trump over "send her back" chants

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told CBS News' Nancy Cordes that the president did not join in on the chants aimed at Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar during a Wednesday night Trump rally.
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House leaders clash over looming immigration raids

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Republican leader Kevin McCarthy clashed Thursday over a planned nationwide immigration enforcement operation expected to begin this weekend targeting people who are in.. - Published

Top U.S. House Republicans call for 'measured response' to Iran

Several top U.S. House Republicans, including leader Kevin McCarthy, said on Thursday the United States must undertake a "measured response" to Iran after Washington accused Tehran of shooting down a..
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Kevin McCarthy: Democrats are hypocrites on foreign meddling

Republican House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is hitting back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, accusing Democrats of hypocrisy over foreign meddling in the 2016 presidential election. (June 13) - Published

House Republican leader says best outcome is for Mexico to help on border crisis

U.S. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy said on Tuesday he thinks a solution will be worked out to avoid punitive tariffs on Mexican goods as he sidestepped a question on whether Republican..
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