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Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.)

  • District: 23rd District, Most of Bakersfield; parts of Tulare and Los Angeles counties
  • Residence: Bakersfield
  • Born: January 26, 1965; Bakersfield, Calif.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Wife, Judy McCarthy; two children
  • Education: Bakersfield College, attended 1984-85; California State U., Bakersfield, B.S. 1989 (business administration); California State U., Bakersfield, M.B.A. 1994
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Kern County Republican Central Committee, 1992-2002; Kern County Community College District Board of Trustees, 2000-2002; Calif. Assembly, 2002-06 (minority leader, 2004-06); U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets & Government Sponsored Enterprises; Financial Institutions & Consumer Credit)
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State Information: 23rd District, Most of Bakersfield; parts of Tulare and Los Angeles counties

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (CA-23 representative) Kevin McCarthy (R) 158,161 73.2%
Terry Phillips (NPA) 57,842 26.8%
2010 general (CA-22 representative) Kevin McCarthy (R) 173,490 98.8%
John Uebersax (WRI) 2,173 1.2%
2008 general (CA-22 representative) Kevin McCarthy (R) 224,549 100%
2006 general (CA-22 representative) Kevin McCarthy (R) 133,278 70.7%
Sharon Beery (D) 55,226 29.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 36% Mitt Romney: 62%
2008 Barack Obama: 37% John McCain: 63%




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