Tag: Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy Elected House Minority Leader

House Republicans elected Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on Wednesday as the House Minority Leader for the next congressional term. House Republicans elected McCarthy to be their next leader when they will serve in the minority in the aftermath of the 2018 midterm elections. McCarthy received 159 votes from House Republicans, while 43 Republicans voted for […]

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Exclusive — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy: ‘No Longer Just Republicans Versus Democrats; It’s America Versus Socialism’

As the Democrats drift further leftward into openly embracing socialism, House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) warns the political battle ahead of the midterm elections just two weeks from now is no longer a traditional partisan battle. Instead it is one where the country must confront and reject extreme ideas from the left. “The […]

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Kevin McCarthy: George Soros, Michael Bloomberg, Tom Steyer ‘Trying to Buy our Government’

House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) warned in an interview with Fox News’ Sunday Morning Futures host Maria Bartiromo that far-left billionaires George Soros, Michael Bloomberg, and Tom Steyer are pouring millions into Democratic committees this election cycle in a bid to “buy our government.” [embedded content] A partial transcript is as follows: BARTIROMO: Here we […]

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Democrats Advised Not to Speak About Unpopular Open Borders Policies: ‘It Is Very Difficult to Win on Immigration’

Democrats running for re-election in the 2018 midterms are being advised to not speak about the issue of immigration as consultants admit the zero-enforcement, open borders positions of the Democrat Party are unpopular with swing voters. In a memo obtained by the New York Times, left-wing consultants with the Center for American Progress and the think […]

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Exclusive — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy Introducing Bill to Fully Fund Border Wall, Making Midterm Immigration Referendum

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy will introduce a bill this week that will fully fund President Donald Trump’s planned wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, thereby setting the midterm elections up as a referendum on immigration policy, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Outgoing Speaker Paul Ryan hinted at a post-election border wall funding fight […]

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Republicans, Outraged by Brett Kavanaugh ‘Circus,’ Now Match Democrats in Voter Enthusiasm

A new poll indicates that Republicans have closed the Democrats’ formerly wide gap in voter enthusiasm, thanks to the ongoing crisis surrounding the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll released Wednesday found that 80% of Republicans now say the November elections are “very important,” compared with 82% of […]

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Exclusive — House to Vote on McCarthy Resolution Admonishing Cities for Allowing Illegal Aliens to Vote in Local Elections

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote next week on a resolution offered by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy that admonishes U.S. cities for allowing illegal aliens to vote in local elections, as has been confirmed to Breitbart News exclusively. The measure, which Democrats are expected to oppose, in two pages states that it is […]

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Kevin McCarthy: Breitbart’s Exposure of Leaked Google Video Calls for Hearing

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said on Thursday that the video obtained by Breitbart News of a Google all-hands meeting following the election of Donald Trump obtained calls for a congressional hearing. “It’s time for [Google] to come into a hearing,” McCarthy told Family Research Center’s Tony Perkins on his Washington Watch radio show. […]

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Kevin McCarthy Writes NYT Op-Ed, Eviscerates ‘Anonymous White House Official’

In an opinion-editorial published by the New York Times Friday, Republican House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy lambasted the anonymous senior White House official subverting President Trump’s America First agenda, demanding the saboteur be “exposed and fired.” McCarthy’s piece is a direct response to the author of an anonymous op-ed released by Times, who claims to be “working diligently from within” to blunt […]

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McCarthy: Democrats ‘Will Abolish ICE’ – ‘Want to Impeach’ Trump

On Friday’s “Brian Kilmeade Show” on Fox News Radio, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) stated Democrats “will abolish ICE. They want to impeach this president. When they say they don’t, they voted on it twice on the floor.” McCarthy said, “[T]he FBI is arresting Omar Ameen. Omar Ameen got approved as a refugee to […]

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Exclusive — Kevin McCarthy on Border Wall Funding: We Must ‘Finish the Job’

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the House must “finish the job” when it comes to getting the funding for President Donald Trump’s wall along the U.S. border with Mexico. Reacting during an exclusive interview on Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM 125 the Patriot Channel to news that the House has secured an additional $5.5 […]

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Exclusive — Kevin McCarthy on Leftist ‘Abolish ICE’ Push: Democrats Now ‘The New Socialist Democratic Party’

Democrats have abandoned the center of American politics, ceding that ground to Republicans, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News Saturday on SiriusXM Patriot 125. McCarthy said he no longer refers to them as the Democratic Party, but as the “The New Socialist Democratic Party.” McCarthy’s comments, laying out […]

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Kevin McCarthy: Dems Will Get to Vote to Abolish All Immigration Enforcement Before Midterms

GOP House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the Democrats will get to vote to abolish all interior immigration enforcement before the 2018 midterm elections. As Breitbart News reported, House Democrats have crafted legislation that would abolish the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency — the sole law enforcement unit tasked with arresting and deporting criminal illegal […]

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Exclusive — Jim Jordan Confirms Speakership Bid Plans: ‘I Plan on Being Part of That Discussion’

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), the founding chairman of the House Freedom Caucus who President Donald Trump says is a “warrior,” plans to enter the House Speaker’s race to succeed outgoing Speaker Paul Ryan, he confirmed in an exclusive interview on The Curt Schilling Podcast on Breitbart News on Monday. “If and when there is a […]

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Ivanka Trump In LA For GOP Fundraiser

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Ivanka Trump is scheduled to make a fundraising swing through the Los Angeles area Monday alongside House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. President Donald Trump’s daughter and the Bakersfield lawmaker will headline events in Los Angeles and Fresno Monday, but details have not been made public. The fundraisers will reportedly benefit Protect the […]

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Exclusive — Majority Whip Steve Scalise Joins President Trump in Opposition to Paul Ryan’s Amnesty Bill

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise opposes House Speaker Paul Ryan’s amnesty plan, his office confirmed to Breitbart News on Friday. Scalise joins President Donald Trump in opposing the Ryan amnesty plan, which is scheduled at this time for a vote next Thursday in the House. “Scalise did not, in fact, whip the compromise legislation today, and […]

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Dana Bash Corners Republican Majority Leader: ‘You Don’t Want To Answer The Question About The Lies’

On CNN’s SOTU, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) repeatedly refused to address the admission by the Trump legal team that the president lied about not writing Donald Jr’s original statement to the media about the controversial Trump Tower meeting with Russians on Air Force One. Rep. McCarthy ignored the questions completely and just complained […]

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‘This Is What Checks And Balances Are’: Kevin McCarthy Defends House Republicans

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on Sunday defended investigations (or lack thereof) into Donald Trump by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives. During an interview with CNN’s Dana Bash, McCarthy repeatedly dodged questions about lies Trump attorney Jay Sekulow told in an attempt to clear the president of wrongdoing with regard to a meeting with […]

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McCarthy: People From Tech Companies ‘Need To Come In’ – ‘The Bias Has to Stop’

While speaking with Hugh Hewitt on MSNBC on Saturday, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) reacted to Google listing Nazism as an ideology of the California Republican Party by stating that “the bias has to stop.” And “individuals need to come in.” McCarthy said, “Well, this was disgusting. So, if anybody went and searched it […]

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A Fitting End to Paul Ryan’s Fraudulent Political Career

The House of Representatives has become The Lord of the Flies. Republicans, despite being in the majority, lost a vote on major legislation (the Farm Bill) put forward by its leaders. The leadership might also lose control of the floor agenda, through an unusual maneuver that would force a series of uncomfortable votes on immigration. […]

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