Blogs

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....

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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...

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Tom McClintock
Sep 29, 2014

McClintock on the Propositions

McClintock on the Propositions...

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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...

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Tom McClintock
Aug 19, 2014

Fire: The Greatest Environmental Threat

I want to thank Senator Feinstein for hosting this year’s summit and for directing its attention to the threat of catastrophic wildfire, the greatest natural threat facing the Lake Tahoe region. It utterly destroys forests and their habitats; it mak...

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Tom McClintock
Jul 14, 2014

The Border Crisis

Wherever I go, people express a growing anger over the illegal immigration that is overwhelming our southern border....

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Tom McClintock
Jun 30, 2014

Yosemite Sesquicentennial Celebration

I want to thank all of you who have worked so long and hard to make this sesquicentennial celebration of the original Yosemite Grant Act so moving....

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Tom McClintock
Jun 14, 2014

Water Shortages are a Choice

We are gathered here to talk about water storage amidst one of the worst droughts in California’s recorded history. If we can’t make progress now on this issue, when will we?...

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Tom McClintock
Apr 23, 2014

The Aftermath of the Rim Fire

As the board feet declined, the fire destruction increased proportionally. The excess timber is either carried out or it is burned out....

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Tom McClintock
Apr 16, 2014

Placer County Tea Party

You’ve asked me to expand on remarks that I made on the House floor a few months ago outlining what I believe is the overarching question of our generation. It is a question that I believe transcends everything else we are dealing with in our countr...

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Tom McClintock