Words matter. These are the best Kevin McCarthy Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
We know the Constitution gives the purse strings to the House.
When it comes to tyrants, dictators and terrorists, strength and the threat of force is the only language they understand.
I believe any time that both parties are talking, it’s a good thing.
I’m willing to fight, but I want to fight to win.
As conservatives, we know our principles, and we also know the best ideas do not always come from Washington.
I think there’s an ability to make an immigration system that works.
Fortunately, there is a project that will create jobs, provide direct investment in our economy, and move us closer to our longstanding goal of becoming energy independent: the Keystone XL pipeline.
Too many people in Washington care about power institutions, not caring about changing the lives of everyday Americans.
I try to drive my office more as a start-up of ideas.
Everybody thought Hillary Clinton was unbeatable, right? But we put together a Benghazi special committee, a select committee. What are her numbers today? Her numbers are dropping.
When I think of the future, I think of my 15 year old son Connor and my 12 year old daughter Meghan. I worry about their future because your kids are as important to you as mine are to me. And I am unwilling to leave our children with so much debt.
When kids start school, families often have little choice over where they can go. Sometimes, children are forced into a failing school simply because their parents live in a certain district, and that school is the only option.
I don’t come from an Ivy League school or anywhere else.
Once our country is fully engulfed in a debt crisis, our economy will be torn apart, and every American will be a victim of the federal government’s failure to prevent this disaster.
If we engage in a conflict that we know this is a threat to America, we should make it so one-sided that it gets over very quickly.
The principles that should guide American foreign policy are simple: the world is safer when America leads, only strength ensures peace and freedom, and America must stand with its allies and challenge its adversaries.
We are committed to doing trade, tax reform, infrastructure. All we need is someone that wants to work with us.
America is nation of people striving to make life better for themselves and for their families.
If Russia wants to use energy as a weapon against our friends and allies, let’s use our resources to set them free.
We’re going to have to control the spending of government.
The only way that I can do better than someone else, maybe they’re better at something else, but they’ll never beat me at work.
I believe you can work with anybody.
The simple truth is that the implementation of Obamacare has hurt Americans and their health care more than it has helped.
Energy is the issue I care most about.
I’m a conservative. I believe in the idea of freedom and liberty, but more importantly, look at my voting background. I voted against bailing out Wall Street. I voted against, never voted for, a tax increase.
After hearing from my colleagues, I have decided to run for Speaker of the House. Let’s work together to make a difference for our country.
You can’t serve on every committee. But you can know what happened, what the debate was, who said what.
It’s not easy for the average family to ensure that their child receives a quality education. And the federal government is not making it any easier.
A lot of times, people just want to be an individual. But if you really want to win, at the end of the day, it’s not about you just achieving something. Everybody can achieve more if they work together.
Every American, whether Democrat or Republican, agrees that job creation and affordable energy will be crucial to our economic turnaround.
We pledge to you that we will create jobs. End economic uncertainty and make America more competitive. We will cut Washington wasteful spending and reduce the size of government. And we will reform Congress and restore your trust in government.
I think it’s undignified if you don’t do your job.
Small business creates more jobs than large corporations.
My wife Judy and I have two kids: Connor, 17, and Meghan, who is 14. My wife and I no longer worry about what we become – we are worried about what our children become.
Despite support from a majority of Americans, a majority of the House of Representatives, and a majority of the Senate, Keystone XL is stuck – stalled by special-interest politics.
I started my first business when I was 19. I learned a valuable lesson as a small business owner. You are the first one to work, last one to leave, and last one to be paid.
The whip’s office is almost more educational – educating members on the bill itself, listening to members ahead of time.
We have the best-trained military in the world.
I want a leader that sets out a path. I want one that doesn’t just talk about cuts, but talks about the shining city on the hill. We’re only going to get out of this problem if we grow this economy.
I will tell you that the special relationship that America has with the Israeli people transcends any of the politics.
Budgets are blueprints and priorities.
I don’t view myself as a team manager, but a team captain. I’m part of the team, but everybody else as well.
America needs education reform on all levels to expand quality schools, build on past successes, and lower college debt.
I think there are changes in the environment. There are a lot of items to contribute to it.
Many times, the Senate talks of things and never gets anything through.
I believe in a free market of ideas and not shying away from debate.
What you really want to do is sit down and find a place that you can control government spending and raise more revenue.
How we fund transportation in this country is broken. You all pay a gasoline tax, right? Well, cars go farther, we get electric cars, and so on. And then we do more with the money than just build roads. We do bike lanes and mass transit.
My belief is you have one chance to make a first impression.
If you’re in the minority, every advantage is against you, right? So the only advantage you have against the majority is they’re too lazy to know their own rules, right? So it’s like a game of poker.
Politically correct speech will not defeat the enemy.
You have to reform the visa program. The chain migration system doesn’t work. You need a guest workers program.
I don’t live in D.C. I keep an air mattress in my office.
Life in the restaurant business can provide a start in the working world for young people or a stable living for many Americans and their families.
Every sandwich I sold, the city got more sales tax, the state got more. But they came in and they would want to give me a ticket because I have a sign outside trying to get more business, right?