A Conversation with House Republican Leader, Congressman Kevin McCarthy
Moderated by Politics Professor Dan Schnur

Dan Schnur (moderator)

Politics Professor, UC-Berkeley, USC, Pepperdine

August 19, 2020 11:00 AM    Webinar

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Congressman McCarthy has been leading the Republican response to the coronavirus in Congress. The discussion will focus on this experience and parse out what he believes will help move the country forward. The conversation will also address Republican proposals to combat climate change, how Congressman McCarthy is working to build more bipartisan cooperation in Washington, and how Republican leaders are navigating an international agenda that furthers America’s interests abroad while also protecting jobs at home.


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Congressman Kevin McCarthy serves California’s 23rd district and is currently the Republican Leader in the U.S. House of Representatives. McCarthy began his political career in the California State Assembly, serving from 2002 to 2007. He was Assembly Minority Leader from 2004 to 2006. He was first elected to Congress in 2006. McCarthy is a native of Bakersfield and a fourth-generation Kern County resident.

Dan Schnur (Moderator) is a Professor at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School of Communications, the University of California – Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies and Pepperdine University’s School of Public Policy, where he teaches courses in politics, communications and leadership. Dan was the director of the Sacramento Bee’s “California Influencers” series, in which he led a weekly online conversation among 100 of the state’s most respected experts in politics, government and public policy around the 2018 election. He is also a board member of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council & Town Hall.

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