Kevin McCarthy

A Party Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

By Richard A. Viguerie, CHQ Chairman

Today, especially on "comprehensive immigration reform" and amnesty for illegal aliens, the Republican Party is a house, and a party, divided by the arrogance of some of its leaders and the only thing that can heal that divide is new leadership.

McCarthy Vows Change on Hill to Save GOP

Jake Sherman, Politico

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy bluntly warned that R's will blow the presidency in '16 if they don’t make some radical changes, and quick. McCarthy said that tR's gains in the House will amount to little if they can’t govern over the next 2 years. 

Levin Blasts "Commie" House GOP Over Anti-Conservative Rule

Right Scoop Staff

Any Republican who subsequently votes in Jan. against the nominee chosen by the GOP-E in Nov. will be stripped of all committee assignments. If the rule change passes, all Republicans who vote against Boehner will be stripped of all their committee assignments.

GOP to Play It Safe Under "Do No Harm" Fall Campaign

Scott Wong, The Hill

Congressional R's have a simple mantra as they take a brief break from the campaign trail and return to DC: Do no harm. Repubs. believe they are on the cusp of capturing full control of Congress for the first time since 2006. Can they do so with a wishy-washy plan?

Pre-Election Conservative Agenda Item: Stop Ex-Im Bank Extension

Special interests, such as the US Chamber of Commerce are furious with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, claiming he is “appeasing the Tea Party” by joining the opposition to extending the Ex-Im bank, conservatives must work to hold and firm-up his support for our position. Tell Kevin McCarthy to oppose the reauthorization of the Ex-Im Bank: sign and share our petition now.

Petition Urging Kevin McCarthy to Oppose Reauthorization of The Ex-Im Bank

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy


We the undersigned urge you to stand with Jeb Hensarling in opposition to the reauthorization of the Export – Import Bank.

Midterm Elections: Is The GOP Finally Getting It? Nope

By ignoring illegal immigration and border security it appears the House GOP leadership have reverted to type and are engaged in the kind of meaningless “messaging” that they did under Eric Cantor’s leadership in the pre-2010 election “Pledge to America.”

The Real Win For Conservatives In The GOP Border Bill

After the conservative grassroots melted the phone lines in opposition to the House GOP border bill something utterly unprecedented happened – the leadership actually started listening to conservatives and having a good faith discussion about what the border bill should look like.

Breaking News: Conservative Grassroots Force Postponement of House Border Bill

The Capitol Switchboard has been on fire with phone calls from voters angered by the House Republican leadership's border bill. Now the House is concluding business for the week without taking a vote on legislation that would make it easier for President Obama to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens. UPDATED: In unprecedented win for grassroots, late Friday the House passed conservative border bills.

Petition Opposing the Reauthorization of The Export-Import Bank

All Members of U.S. House of Representatives Republican Conference
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Conservatives: Oppose Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization

Simply put, the Export-Import Bank has no business existing in a free society, regardless of who the Bank benefits, or who it harms, or how much money it makes. SIGN OUR PETITION OPPOSING THE REAUTHORIZATION OF THE EX-IM BANK.

Could Kevin McCarthy Be A Great Majority Leader?

By Richard A. Viguerie, Author & CHQ Chairman

The number one thing conservatives have lacked in my 53 years of being involved in the conservative movement at the national level is strong, articulate, effective leadership. Kevin McCarthy has the right instincts and the right tools, if he would turn them toward the right target, and stand and fight for the conservative principles that brought him into the Republican Party he could be a great House Majority Leader.

GOP Estab's McCarthy, Scalise to Lead House

Paul Kane & Ed O'Keefe, Washington Post

“The bad news is that the two winning candidates, McCarthy and Scalise, are business-as-usual, go-along-to-get-along Washington insiders,” said Richard Viguerie, a longtime conservative activist. “The gap between the leadership of the Republican Party and the base of the party continues to widen.”

Conservatives Dissatisfied w/ House GOP Election Outcome

Peter Schroeder, The Hill

Conservatives dissatisfied with their new leadership team are biding their time for what could become a bitter battle for control of the conference after the midterm elections. Conservatives had hoped to install one of their own as majority leader, since the position controls what legislation reaches the floor.


The House Republican Conference leadership vote for Majority Leader and Majority Whip are scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. eastern TODAY, Thursday, June 19, 2014, in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. UPDATE: The GOP Establishment's Rep. Kevin McCarthy won the House Majority Leader election over conservative Raul Labrador.

Big Tech Has Kevin McCarthy In Back Pocket

Jessica Meyers, Politico

Silicon Valley is counting on Kevin McCarthy to win the House GOP Majority Leader race today. He has reinforced a need for high-skilled foreign workers, promoted free trade and helped push through a patent bill last year that the Big Tech Billionaires desired.

What's At Stake in Today's House GOP Leadership Vote

Today’s House Republican leadership elections offer Republicans the opportunity to bring some limited government constitutional conservative voices into the inner counsels of the House leadership. Check here for updates on the election.

Labrador: House Leadership Shouldn't 'Ascend to the Throne'

Mario Trujillo, The Hill

Conservative Rep. Raul Labrador said it isn't appropriate for House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy simply to "ascend to the throne" because he is next in line. He's mounting an underdog bid for majority leader, claiming he could bring the party together in a way McCarthy can’t. 

End the GOP Establishment’s Arrogance of Power: Support Raul Labrador for House Majority Leader

We are backing Raul Labrador not just because we want a more conservative House Republican leadership, but because we also want an end to the arrogance of power that led to Eric Cantor’s defeat.

Republican Leaders Are Boneless Wonders

In the House GOP leadership reorganization that will occur in the wake of Eric Cantor’s defeat conservatives don’t have to gain all the leadership positions to advance our agenda. What we need is at least one leader who will wake-up every morning thinking, “What are the four, five, six things I can do today to put the Democrats out of business?”