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McClintock voting record misses mark

I am surprised to learn that our congressman, Tom McClintock, was opposed to every position that the American Association of University Women (AAUW) took on legislation in the 112t ...

McClintock no vote-counter

An Auburn Journal article of Aug. 7, (“Placer Republicans leery of Washington budget moves”) quotes a local city councilman who alleges that Congressman (Tom) McClintock “was ...

PBS answers to higher authority

Every time I look at the daily TV schedule I get more depressed. What a proliferation of nonsense! Am I the only one who doesn’t care a whit about Charlie Sheen, who thinks Donal ...

Congressman plays on fears

The recent town meeting with Tom McClintock was just another government-bashing rally with our congressman leading the attack. While lauding one of his staff originally from the ...

McClintock shifts into new role

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock has been a vociferous opponent in Washington about plans to pump nearly $1 trillion into the economy through a new spending bill. But as a newcomer to D.C ...

Placer County honors former Rep. John Doolittle

Former U.S. Rep. John Doolittle was lauded Tuesday in a resolution presented by the Placer County Board of Supervisors for his 28 years of service in both state and federal governm ...

Our View: Where is the local talent for the 4th District?

Can an outsider understand and represent the issues “ and people “ of the sprawling 4th Congressional District? Or maybe the bigger question for district voters: What's the de ...