- The California lawmaker – a former small business owner – took to the airwaves promoting several areas in which he says there is bipartisan agreement. “By finding ways to support small business and promote entrepreneurship, we can rev up our economy and grow the jobs we need,” he said. “And this shouldn’t be an exercise of partisan gamesmanship or credit-claiming.”
- “All told, the House has passed more than a dozen bills as part of our plan to get Americans working again. Unfortunately, the Democratic-led Senate has failed to vote on them. … The President needs to get off the sidelines and get involved. The President needs to come off the campaign trail and get to work,” McCarthy stated.