Jim Carrey targets McCarthy, Nunes ahead of midterms
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Jim Carrey is on a mission to boot some of the House’s top Republicans from Congress in the midterm elections, saying, “I’d like to get Devin NunesDevin Gerald NunesNunes: Russia probe documents should be released before election Gowdy: House Intel panel should release all transcripts from Russia probe House Republicans ask Trump to declassify Carter Page surveillance docs MORE out of there forever.”

Nunes, a California Republican and chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, has been vilified on the left over his handling of the panel’s probe into Russia’s 2016 election interference. But he isn’t the only California Republican the “Ace Ventura” actor says he plans to target come November.

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Carrey — who’s become known for blistering, anti-Trump artwork that he shares on social media — tells The Hollywood Reporter in an interview published Wednesday, “I'm gonna be supporting the local guys here and making sure that [House Majority Leader] Kevin McCarthyKevin Owen McCarthyThe Hill's Morning Report — Sponsored by United Against Nuclear Iran — Kavanaugh confirmation in sudden turmoil GOP: The economy will shield us from blue wave Jordan hits campaign trail amid bid for Speaker MORE doesn't get back in.”

Trey GowdyHarold (Trey) Watson GowdyGowdy requests FEMA administrator’s travel records amid allegations Nunes: Russia probe documents should be released before election Gowdy: House Intel panel should release all transcripts from Russia probe MORE and Jim JordanJames (Jim) Daniel JordanJordan says FBI used 'crushing power of the state' to probe Trump campaign based on dossier GOP lawmakers nearing deal to get Nellie Ohr to testify The Hill's Morning Report — Sponsored by United Against Nuclear Iran — Kavanaugh confirmation in sudden turmoil MORE? I mean, what a f---ing collection of ne'er-do-wells, man,” Carrey added.

Gowdy, a South Carolina Republican, said in January that he’s retiring from Congress at the end of this term. Jordan, a leader of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, announced last month that he’s running for Speaker. McCarthy could be his main competitor.

“It's just the worst of us encouraging the worst in us,” said Carrey, 56.

"To watch half the country ignore what is quite obviously right in front of them, I liken it to standing on the railroad tracks cheering for the locomotive that's about to run you down. 'Look at it, look how beautiful it is. Man, it's really fast. It's getting here quickly,' ” a laughing Carrey continued.

"When it's all said and done and the Feds finally close in and [President TrumpDonald John TrumpOver 100 lawmakers consistently voted against chemical safeguards: study CNN's Anderson Cooper unloads on Trump Jr. for spreading 'idiotic' conspiracy theories about him Cohn: Jamie Dimon would be 'phenomenal' president MORE] hands over the keys to Trump Tower and Mar-a-Lago and whatever else he has, there's going to be a celebration in this country such as has never been seen before. I guarantee it," he said.

While he makes his mark in the political world through his artwork, the star of Showtime’s new series “Kidding” says he doesn't like being wooed to open his checkbook on the campaign fundraising circuit.

"I try to avoid Hillary [Clinton’s] fundraising parties up in the hills around me,” Carrey said during the interview at his California home. “Every once in a while, I'd hear one of them. She pretty much covered the clock. It was like, 'Oh, Hillary's over there now? Yeah, standing by the pool, making the pitch?' That kind of world doesn't appeal to me.”