U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock

Another View: McClintock honors two slain deputies

Following is the text of a speech delivered Tuesday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove. Mr. Speaker: On Oct. 24, Sacrame ...

Reader Input: Data overwhelm climate deniers

Re: “Pulling a fast one on climate change” (Reader Input, May 20): Let me help: Duncan Elledge had trouble finding support for the human activity as a cause for globa ...

Reader Input: Rep. McClintock: Negotiate for us

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock’s mailer today says he’ll be “fighting for us in Congress.” I prefer a leader who’ll be negotiating for us in Congress.   ...

Another View: House budget proposal will head us back to prosperity

In August of 2010, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs warned that the greatest threat to our national security was our national debt. That was $4 trillion of debt ago. In fact, sin ...

Another View: Sequester, we hardly knew ye

The great irony of the Republican decision to bust the budget sequester is that barely two months ago, congressional roles were reversed. The Democrats insisted on funding the go ...

Another View: Let us reason together

Editor’s note: U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Elk Grove, made these statements on the House floor Tuesday. This shutdown should not have happened. The framers of our Constitu ...

Reader Input: Congressman opposed said act

A recent letter to the editor has kind words to say about my defense of our Fourth Amendment rights that are now under open attack by this administration, but then suggests I have ...

Reader Input: Tom McClintock: ‘Read my lips’

Richard Conrad (“Enact middle class tax cuts,” Reader Input, Dec. 4) is very much mistaken to suggest that I would support any of the tax increases scheduled to take ef ...

Our View: Rep. McClintock already paid to represent us

The cash-strapped city of Colfax recently agreed to pay former Congressman John Doolittle $30,000 to lobby the federal government on wastewater issues. Since news of the deal was ...

Our View: Canyon fire break: Let’s get ’er done ourselves, Auburn

Bob Snyder doesn’t want the horror of the 49 Fire to repeat itself along the rim of the American River canyon. Auburn city officials, businesses, landowners and the thousands o ...