Tom McClintock

GOP runs wild with arrogance

Mr. (Tom) McClintock and his Republican colleagues talk on and on about creating jobs in America. Everyone agrees that we need more jobs. Everyone agrees that the nation’s infras ...

McClintock polarizes

I attended my first Tom McClintock Town Hall meeting. It felt like a Republican rally. I hoped to ask what he is doing to get Congress to work together. I never got to ask, but did ...

McClintock’s appeal puzzles

What attracts the lunatic fringe to Tom McClintock? After attending his latest town hall meeting (Rocklin, Aug. 30), I’m wondering. Mildred Livingston, Auburn

Big oil costs nation dearly

Big oil has been profiting from pollution for too long, so why are we spending precious taxpayer dollars to keep it up? Last week in Rocklin and Auburn, Environment California and ...

US entered Libya wrongly

Now that forces supported by the U.S. military are closing in on Qaddafi, I think it is again time to revisit the manner in which we became involved in this war. Yes, it is a war, ...

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 ...

McClintock insults public

Tom McClintock must think we are fools and sheep when he said to Jim Ruffalo, “… it (the recently passed budget debt-ceiling) provides the president with a more than $2 trillio ...

Elvis spotted in Rocklin

I am sick and tired of this “birther” issue about President Obama coming up time and again. To Bob Velon (Reader Input, Aug. 16) and John Dummett, Jr. (Reader Input, Aug. 12), ...

In search of credible leader

Wow — we all dodged a bullet when Congress finally started working together and resolved this debt limit crisis that was created by House Republicans. However, when push came to ...

McClintock staff provided no answer

I am a Democrat and live in District 4 — within Mr. Tom McClintock’s constituency. I recently contacted his Washington office to voice my opinion regarding the budget deficit p ...