Electrical line towers

Tom’s Catering to His Donors, Again

Tom McClintock decided to use the rolling blackouts that again deprived many of his constituents of power as an opportunity to cater to the wishes of his regular campaign contributors like PG&E. Instead of acknowledging the true cause of the problems, he trotted out his regular scapegoat, “green energy” mandates.

Fire damage in CD4

After Action Memo

  My neighborhood near Yosemite is pretty much decorated with handwritten signs thanking firefighters. They saved our community. They saved my house. This is my sign.   We weren’t here …

The big lie

When the GOP was trying to sell its tax bill to the American public, they lauded it as key to economic growth – the kick start that our economy needed …

Sorry About Nixon

Once upon a time there were two candidates in the general election for an important office and, as happens, feelings ran high. Not just as to between the two general …

Logging & Dams

Tom McClintock believes in 1) logging, and 2) dams. He’s the ideal Nineteenth Century guy; cutting down trees and damming rivers worked for California in 1880 so what could be …

Has Been

Fifteen years ago Tom McClintock — “anti-tax, anti-big government, anti-abortion, anti-gun control, anti- illegal immigration, anti-gay marriage” (said the LA Times) — was a rising star, a hot ticket on …

The RATT Pack

Republican Shift and Shaft Tax Scam

Recent polling shows that over half the country opposes the tax proposals currently being considered by Congress. Why? Because they know it’s really a “Shift and Shaft Tax Scam.” Here’s …

Do You Know The 4th?

Do you know the 4th?

No, not the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution, which protects against “unlawful search and seizure.!” No, we’re talking about the 4th Congressional District of California, currently represented by Tom McClintock …