Tag Archive | "Carolyn McCarthy"

NY 4: Becker Takes McCarthy to Task Over Poor Long Island Job Numbers

Thursday, October 11, 2012


“This disturbing trend…shows our representative in Washington has failed us” says NY-4 Republican candidate for Congress Fran Becker. As the US Bureau of Labor statistics moderately reduced their nationwide unemployment rate late last week, Legislator Fran Becker called the new figures “not enough. The so-called improvement hasn’t been felt on Long Island.” Becker pointed to […]

NY-4: Becker Camp Claims Carolyn McCarthy “Out for No. 1″ (AKA: Herself)

Friday, September 21, 2012


The Becker for Congress campaign issued a press release claiming that Congressional data reveals 16-year incumbent Democrat increased her own payroll by $300,000 while unemployment stands at over 8%; put Democrat Consulting Firm on Government Payroll and employed Barack Obama’s Campaign Manager. The press release went on to say: Almost two weeks since the National […]

NY-4 – Becker: McCarthy — YET AGAIN — Refuses to Stand up for the State of Israel

Saturday, September 15, 2012


“For Carolyn McCarthy, silence is golden” but also “embarrassing” to constituents says Becker; “We deserve much, much better,” as 16-year Democrat incumbent congresswoman once again sits silent as President Obama publicly rebuffs Prime Minister Netanyahu, Jewish State.

NY-4 – Fran Becker: It’s the Economy…

Sunday, September 9, 2012

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Legislator Fran Becker, Republican candidate for Congress in New York’s Fourth Congressional District, commented again on the state of the national and regional economy today, saying: “After ignoring our nation’s crushing debt, 43 straight months of unemployment above 8 percent and hundreds of thousands people giving up looking for work altogether, 16-year incumbent Congresswoman Carolyn […]

NY-4: Nassau Legislator Fran Becker on Federal Government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics Job Numbers

Friday, September 7, 2012


Today’s jobs numbers proves that Carolyn McCarthy and Barack Obama have absolutely no idea how to fix this terrible economy. Unemployment has been above 8% for 43 straight months. More than 368,000 people left the workforce last month – the largest number of attrition since December 2010. There’s no question that we can and must do better.

U.S. Rep. McCarthy on Wisconsin Shooting: ‘Another Sad Moment to Reflect’

Monday, August 6, 2012


U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy issued the following statement in response to the mass shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin yesterday...

New Legislation to Effectively Ban Online Ammo Sales

Tuesday, July 31, 2012


Bill Would Also Require Reporting to Law Enforcement of Bulk Ammo Sales. MP3 of press conference available here.

Almost 1,000 Jobseekers Attend Congresswoman McCarthy’s Long Island Job Fair

Wednesday, July 25, 2012


This week, 946 people signed in to Rep. Carolyn McCarthy’s Long Island Job Fair, where they were connected with 38 employers, the New York State Department of Labor and the local non-profit Hempstead Works

NY-4 – Becker: Carolyn McCarthy and Barack Obama sprung Ghezali out, allowing him to knowingly murder Israelis in Bulgaria.

Saturday, July 21, 2012


STATEMENT FROM LEGISLATOR FRAN BECKER ON THE NEW YORK POST REPORT REGARDING THE MURDER OF ISRAELI TOURISTS IN BULGARIA Nassau County Legislator Fran Becker (R-Lynbrook), Republican candidate for Congress in New York’s Fourth Congressional District, released the following statement this morning pertaining to today’s New York Post report concerning the murder of Israelis in Bulgaria. […]

Becker Slams McCarthy. Calls Latest FAA Press Conference a Stunt.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012


Nassau County Legislator Fran Becker, Republican candidate for Congress in New York’s Fourth Congressional District, called out 16-year incumbent Carolyn McCarthy for a “blatant attempt at pandering at her self-serving press conference stunt” in Garden City; a mere band-aid to fixing the worst national economy since the Great Depression. “The Congresswoman doth protest too much […]

As Republicans Unite Behind Becker, McCarthy Raises Funds

Wednesday, June 27, 2012


The New York State GOP quickly sent out a statement promoting Fran Becker after the Nassau County legislator defeated challenger Frank Scaturro in last night’s GOP Primary in New York’s fourth congressional district.  Around the same time, the McCarthy campaign took the opportunity to raise funds to defeat Becker. The statement from the office of […]

U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy: Creating local jobs in a global economy

Sunday, June 24, 2012


Recently I stood with Congressional leaders from both sides of the aisle in the White House as President Barack Obama signed a critical bill I helped pass that will create local jobs and strengthen American businesses in this tough economy. The new law extends the charter for the U.S. Export-Import Bank until 2014 and raises […]

U.S. Rep McCarthy: Live Every Day in Memory

Monday, May 28, 2012


Our nation faces great challenges and differences at this time – in how to fix a weak economy, how to preserve our collective health and how to educate the next generation – but one thing that should unite all of us is our appreciation for the men and women who put their lives on the […]

Rep. McCarthy: With a Bipartisan Approach, America Can Take on China

Wednesday, May 16, 2012


Traveling around Nassau County and meeting with residents of the Fourth Congressional District, I’m hearing a common theme from community leaders, business leaders and regular citizens alike. While people recognize the consecutive months of job growth the last few years, it doesn’t matter to them when unemployment and uncertainty are still too high.  Too many […]

Becker Campaign: New lines have “changed the game” to win it.

Thursday, April 26, 2012


NY-4 Congressional candidate continues to build momentum while venerable Cook Political Report ranks race “competitive” Nassau County Legislator Fran Becker, who narrowly lost a congressional race against 16-year Democrat incumbent Carolyn McCarthy two years ago, announced today that the new lines for the 4th Congressional District have “changed the game” and he’s in this race […]

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