Congressman Tom McClintock

Jim Ruffalo: Auburn’s entrepreneurs prevail in tough times

By now, most of us read the story in The Journal last week where Gov. Jerry Brown was singing the blues because just a month into the state budget, tax revenues are so far south th ...

McClintock had it right

In his letter to the editor (“In search of a credible leader,” Aug. 5), Jim Venneman attacks Congressman Tom McClintock for voting against the bill that, he says, “resolved t ...

Tom McClintock forgets his history

I agree with Congressman (Tom) McClintock’s editorial (Another View, July 29) which states cutting spending and creating new revenues from economic growth will balance the budget ...

Another View: The debt crisis

Imagine a family that earns $50,000 a year but is spending more than $88,000 with a credit card balance of $330,000. The discussions around the kitchen table are likely to be a lit ...

On whose side does congressman stand?

It took me a long time getting the answers from Congressman (Tom) McClintock’s office. After sending several e-mails and calling the local office, I still could not get an answer ...

McClintock: Show respect

McClintock: Show respect Re: Congressman Tom McClintock’s town hall meeting on April 28: Congressman McClintock is supposed to represent all the citizens of the 4th Congressio ...

Jim Ruffalo: Placer County may have pleasure of helping fund that new arena

Selling off the pages of the notebook while trying to raise enough money for a gallon of gasoline ... And as long as we’re discussing attacks on our wallets, consider the Sacram ...

Auburn dam dangers unaddressed

The Auburn Area Democratic Club discussed the Auburn dam at its monthly meeting on March 3. Dr. Laird Thompson spoke against the proposal due to concerns about earthquake potential ...

Colfax can use the leg-ups

As a citizen of the cash-strapped city of Colfax, I have to compliment Gus Thomson and the Auburn Journal for reporting on the work former Congressman John T. Doolittle and Congres ...

Our View: Auburn dam, earthquakes shake canyon decisions

Congressman Tom McClintock believes an Auburn dam will be built and as the ranking member of the powerful water and power subcommittee he has considerable clout. “I am still an ...