Blogs

Mar 24, 2015

Defense Hawks and Deficit Hawks

We meet to discuss the budget under the ominously growing shadow of unprecedented debt that has literally doubled in the last eight years. With crushing debt comes ruinous interest that the CBO warns will exceed our entire military budget within the...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Mar 14, 2015

Speech to NorCal Tea Party Dinner

Six years ago, the Tea Party formed. As Lincoln once said of Republicans, “We did so in response to a common danger, with every external circumstance against us. Of strange, discordant, and even hostile elements, we gathered from the four winds and...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Mar 13, 2015

New Life Sierra Annual Gala

Thank you for the invitation to address you today, and thank you for the work that you are doing protect babies and their mothers from the fatal consequences of abortion. Many pro-life groups concentrate on the baby, but the mothers are victims too ...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Mar 04, 2015

Time to Take Default Off the Table

The United States now staggers under $18 trillion of debt, including nearly $7 ½ trillion run up by this administration. The interest on that debt is the fastest growing component of the federal budget. The debt limit is how our government regul...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Mar 03, 2015

Amtrak Subsidies

Every year, as Amtrak’s operating losses have mounted, Congress has dutifully shoveled more money at it; every year, its Congressional supporters have promised reforms to bring these losses under control; and every year these promises have fallen fla...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Feb 05, 2015

KTKZ Conference at William Jessup University

The genius of our Constitution can be found in the separation of powers that has preserved our freedom for 225 years. The American Founders recognized that what had gone so terribly wrong in Europe was that the same organ of government that made the...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Jan 25, 2015

AIPAC Annual Conference - Sacramento

Today, Islamic Fascism is emboldened and ascendant throughout the region. Most disturbing of all, Iran is on the verge of a nuclear break-out, and has made its intention to use these weapons crystal clear to anyone who has been listening....

Read more
Tom McClintock
Jan 10, 2015

South Placer Republican Women

I want to thank you for the hard work, long hours, and generous contributions you have made to the Republican cause and its candidates. Republicans went all out last year, and we saw one of the great watershed elections in American history – far ecl...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Sep 29, 2014

McClintock on the Propositions

McClintock on the Propositions...

Read more
Tom McClintock
Sep 17, 2014

Confronting the Islamic State

Contrary to the President’s assertions last week, the Islamic State IS Islamic and it IS a state – or at least has all the attributes of a state. It is precisely this combination that makes it so dangerous: a messianic and clearly stated intention t...

Read more
Tom McClintock