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Reader Input: Citizens deserve more action

It must be mid-term election time (Benghazi, health care, immigration, minimum wage, etc). John Boehner (The Speaker with the Mouth) is now threatening to sue the president becau ...

Reader Input: McClintock should speak to other side

Last Thursday night I went to hear my congressman, Tom McClintock, speak at the local NorCal Tea Party. He was greeted warmly and proceeded with his prepared speech. It was mostly ...

Reader Input: GOP tantrums impede US government

Two weeks ago, before (Sen.) Ted Cruz had his “look at me” moment, the leaders of the GOP discouraged his interference with the budget deadline and then distanced thems ...

Not solved yet: GOP wants more cliff spending cuts

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Emergency legislation to avoid the economy-threatening fiscal cliff ran into vehement New Year's Day opposition from House Republicans, casting ...

Placer Republicans leery of Washington budget moves

On the short end of monumental budget votes in the House, U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Roseville, is warning that the Budget Control Act flirts with a credit downgrade and greatly e ...