Congressman Tom McClintock

House approves post office bill to name facility after fallen Granite Bay soldier

The House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday to name a postal facility in Granite Bay the “Lance Corporal Victor A. Dew Post Office.”   L ...

Noon Hour Update: Auburn City Council race; computer scam; McClintock travels and Burning Man

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Letter writer sadly in denial

Responding to Corrin Kraus’s letter to the editor (“US president earned vitriol,” Reader Input, July 17), I am amazed.He/she (I don’t know this person&rsquo ...

McClintock: Show you care

An open letter concerning the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms: Dear Congressman (Tom) McClintock: I am very disappointed that you have not signed on to ask the FDA to la ...

HR 3521 erodes proper balances

H.R. 3521 (Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act), recently passed by the House, is yet another big hit to our Constitution. Even though Congress would still have to approve such resc ...

Auburn woman lives Lyme disease hell

My name is Shayla DeRenne. I’m 22 years old and have been a resident of Auburn for 15 years. I wanted to sincerely thank you for the article you placed in the Journal about Lyme ...

Republican party left voter

Congressman Tom McClintock states “Congress is divided because the American people are divided” (“Congress earns flunking grade from locals,” Journal, Jan. 18). I would mai ...

Another View: Freedom and the Internet emerge victorious

Long ago, Jefferson warned, “The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield, and government to gain ground.” The exceptions to that rule have been few and far between r ...

Democracy is inefficient

I believe the Congress bashing we have been seeing in the media (Reader Input, Jan. 18) and by individuals is terribly misguided and potentially dangerous. We have a form of govern ...

Congress flunks with locals

As lawmakers returned to work Tuesday, Auburn-area residents across the political spectrum sounded off on a recent poll that found Congress has an all time low approval rating. An ...

Another View: McClintock talks election, waste, payroll tax

Congressman Tom McClintock (R-Elk Grove) stopped by the Journal office on a recent visit to his district. The following is McClintock’s responses to questions about the 2012 pres ...

Tar sands dirty energy source

Congressman Tom McClintock asserts that building the Keystone XL pipeline through the central United States is required to transport tar sands oil in Canada through Oklahoma to Gul ...

Locals weigh in on payroll tax break extension

Locals are sounding off on a controversial stand the House of Representatives took when it rejected legislation on Tuesday that would extend federal payroll tax cuts, some long-ter ...

Both payroll bills inherently deceptive

Congressman Tom McClintock (R-CA) Tuesday (Dec. 20) delivered the following remarks on the House floor regarding the payroll tax legislation debate: “In all this debate, I fear b ...

Another View: The plunder of Colfax

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom McClintock (R-Granite Bay), who lives in Elk Grove, made the following remarks Dec. 1 on the House floor. In the remarks the Congressman discus ...