On March 9, 2023, in Washington, D.C., Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy commended WILL and its client, Fred Luehrs, for standing up to the Biden administration in the fight for transparency and accountability. McCarthy is the current Speaker of the House, the leader of the United States House of Representatives.
McCarthy was elected to the House of Representatives in 2006, representing California’s 22nd Congressional District. He rose up in leadership positions to become the House Majority Leader in 2014, and was elected Speaker of the House in 2017. He has been a strong supporter of President Trump’s agenda, and has been one of the leading voices in the Republican Party.
On January 4, 2023, McCarthy arrived in the House Chamber for the second day of elections for Speaker of the House. He was elected with 220 votes, becoming the first Republican Speaker of the House since 2011.