From Bakersfield to Buenos Aires, Kevin spent the month of April meeting with local heroes and heads of state. Take a look at the top ten photos from the month, and for more behind-the-scenes photos, be sure to follow the stories from @RepKevinMcCarthy on Instagram.
2. Man’s Best Friend | Meet Anna, a 10-week-old Bernese Mountain Dog who may soon be our new office mascot.
3. Popular🎶 | Kevin has a brush with fame when Kristin Chenowith visited his office as part of her participation with the 2019 Grammys On The Hill.
4. Take Your Child To Work Day | For national Take Your Child to Work Day, Kevin invited his staffers’ kids to his office to experience life on the Hill, and, of course, enjoy a few sweet Easter treats.
5. Diplomacy in South America | Kevin arrives in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with a Congressional Delegation (CODEL) to discuss defense cooperation, the crisis in Venezuela, and our countries’ shared efforts to combat anti-Semitism.
6. Paying Respects | Kevin lights a candle and lays a wreath at a Jewish community center in Buenos Aires on the 25th anniversary of an anti-Semitic attack at the same site, the deadliest terrorist attack in Argentinian history.
7. Briefing in Brazil| At the United States Consulate in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Kevin and other members of Congress are briefed on the public security challenges that Brazil faces, including state gangs, terrorists, and narco-traffickers.
8. Friendship | At a press conference with Colombian President, Iván Duque Marquez, Kevin reaffirms the strong friendship between Colombia and the United States.
9. Firsthand Account |Kevin listens to a Venezuelan mother and father describe their unimaginable living conditions under the Maduro regime, just across the border in Cúcuta, Colombia.
10. Hero | At home in Bakersfield, Kevin presents Blaine Hodge with the 2019 Citizen Honors Award for his remarkable bravery in protecting a woman from an attacker armed with a machete