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Kevin McCarthy's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 23, Republican

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10/27/2019 Tweet - "The President just confirmed what the world should already know. Terrorists cannot outlast or outmatch the commitment of the U.S. counter-terrorism apparatus. We will not waiver in destroying terrorist leaders wherever they hide."
10/27/2019 McCarthy Statement on the Death of ISIS Leader Baghdadi
07/11/2019 McCarthy Urges Colleagues to Support NDAA Amendment Prioritizing Military Base Repairs Post-CA Earthquakes
06/20/2019 Tweet - "It is unacceptable to shoot down an American aircraft in international waters. Period."
06/20/2019 Joint Statement on Increased Iranian Aggression
03/26/2019 AIPAC Should Be Celebrated, Not Boycotted
03/25/2019 Tweet - "The United States condemns Hamas' despicable rocket attack on women and children. We stand with the state of Israel as it defends itself and its people."
02/28/2019 Leader McCarthy on President Trump's Summit in Vietnam with Kim Jong Un
01/29/2019 Tweet - "Our men and women in uniform have strong support in Congress and in the Pentagon. Received a positive update from Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan today about the ongoing progress in the fight against ISIS."
12/21/2018 Leader McCarthy Talks Border Wall Funding, General Mattis with Bret Baier
12/20/2018 Tweet - "General Jim Mattis--thank you for your service and Semper Fi."
10/30/2018 McCarthy and Knight Fight for Edwards, Plant 42, and NASA Armstrong's Work Force
10/03/2018 McCarthy Secures Funding to Support School Improvements on Military Installations
08/13/2018 Tweet - "Together w/ @POTUS we've launched a historic rebuilding of our military, raised pay for our troops, and reformed the VA to provide better care to our #veterans. #NDAA"
07/27/2018 McCarthy Secures Authorization for a New Flight Test Facility at Edwards Air Force Base
07/27/2018 McCarthy and Cook Secure Provision to Fund Water Security at NAWS China Lake
07/26/2018 Building a 21st Century Military - NDAA Passes House
07/26/2018 Tweet - "This Congress is about doing big things. Sending over $700 billion to the men and women of our Armed Forces is a big deal. So is stopping China from stealing our technology and using it against us. #NDAA"
06/01/2018 Tweet - "We must be prepared to meet every threat with overwhelming force if necessary. #NDAA increases funding for troop readiness, research, and acquisition of next-generation weapons."
05/24/2018 NDAA House Passes Major Defense Bill
05/22/2018 Building a Healthier, Safer, Stronger America
04/13/2018 Tweet - "The barbarism from the Assad regime will not be tolerated. America and its allies are together to deliver the consequences from such heinous action. God bless our men and women in uniform."
03/21/2018 Finally, the Defense Funding We Need
02/06/2018 Senate Democrats Must Live Up to their Word and Pass Defense Funding
01/30/2018 Tweet - "During the #SchumerShutdown Senate Dems wanted to vote for defense funding alone. They now have a chance to uphold their word, not just use defense funding to score political points."

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