Tom McClintock

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I was disappointed to learn that our Congressman, Tom McClintock, declined to participate in a candidates? forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and scheduled on Wednesday, ...

Defense, big oil stand unscathed

In case you missed this: the House of Representatives GOP voted March 29 and passed a budget that ended Medicare (replacement is $6,000 annual vouchers for insurance companies — ...

Gun escalated Trayvon tragedy

The true facts about what happened between George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin may never come to light. One fact, however, is indisputable. Had George Zimmerman not been carrying ...

The upside to choosing Uppal

Jack Uppal is running to replace Tom McClintock as our congressman. He has a doctorate in chemistry from MIT and spent a career in the semi conductor industry. At Intel he was res ...

Another View: Congressman proposes honoring local US Marine

USMC Private First Class Victor Dew House Chamber, Washington, D.C. February 2, 2012 M. Speaker: Today I have introduced a bill to name the United States Post Office in Granite B ...

Jack Uppal to challenge McClintock

Jack Uppal, a moderate Democrat and challenger for the District 4 Congressional seat, is coming to Auburn to lay out his platform to the public.Thursday Uppal is set to speak to th ...

Vote out the professional politicos

In answer to “McClintock talks election, waste, payroll tax,” (Another View, Jan. 11): Mr. (Tom) McClintock, you stated Social Security was an entitlement. Due to your lack of ...

Label matters less than facts

Steve Cavolt: You are welcome to you own opinion, but not your own facts (“Obama is not deficit-neutral, period!” Reader Input, Jan. 6). The bill passed with (Congressman Tom) ...

Challenger will focus on record

(On Dec. 13) in Lincoln, I attended the campaign announcement of Jack Uppal, who has filed to challenge Tom McClintock for the 4th District Congressional seat. Uppal said that betw ...

Working stiffs have a friend

To Steve Cavolt (Reader Input, Dec. 22): Yes, the two-month renewal of payroll tax cuts passed by the House GOP on Dec. 22 with the support of Tom McClintock will be funded in part ...

Solution simple to fund tax cut

I called Congressman Tom McClintock’s office to find out where he stands on the payroll tax-cut fight. I asked him why he voted against the Senate approved bill on Dec. 20. McCli ...

McClintock, the billionaires’ pal

In response to a letter from Gwen Myers (Reader Input, Oct. 31): I couldn’t tell whether Ms. Myers was serious or whether she was pulling our leg in support of Tom McClintock. Th ...

Concerned for US oil security

In a recent “town hall” meeting, Tom McClintock said the liberal left doesn’t want people using cars (Journal, Oct. 24). They want people to walk, bike, live close to where t ...

McClintock supports return to middle

I was disappointed to that the Journal printed the vile cartoon in the Oct. 26 issue portraying Congressman (Tom) McClintock as a far-right monster draining government. Not only is ...

McClintock a dragon-slayer

I take issue with the political cartoon that was in the Journal on Oct. 26. For all of those who have heard Congressman (Tom) McClintock, you know that he is fighting for the princ ...