Tag Archives: Rep. Tom McClintock

Is McClintock running scared? Could be

Rep. Tom McClintock may be sweating the possibility he’ll have a serious challenge in November from a moderate Republican who can attract the support of 170,000 orphaned Democrats in the Fourth Congressional District. That’s one way to interpret a mailer from McClintock calling … Continue reading

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Well, LaMalfa got this one sort of right

This blog has been critical of Rep. Doug LaMalfa for his support of farm subsidies that benefit him directly, and for his support of big cuts in food stamps that would hurt many of his constituents. But we’re a big believer … Continue reading

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Who are these guys anyway?

If you live in Nevada County, one of the people pictured here represents your interests in Washington, one represents you in the state Assembly, and one represents some of you in the state Senate. Now, can you identify the people you elected … Continue reading

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A logging bill everybody can support (maybe)

Some people around here are so bitter about the demise of the timber industry, the spotted owl wouldn’t be an endangered species in their precincts–it would be an extinct species. But Rep. Tom McClintock has proposed legislation that should bring … Continue reading

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