Sierra Forward

Sierra Forward has a team of dedicated researchers working to bring change to the 4th Congressional District.


  • Border Children What Law? Trump’s lying—as usual! (6/17/2018) - Over the past week, the Trump administration has doubled-down on its claim that it has no choice but to separate parents and children who come to this country seeking refuge, ...
  • US Treasury Department Who Should Pay for GOP Spending? (6/16/2018) - During the Obama Administration, we heard a lot about the U.S. debt from people horrified about the burden we are leaving for our children, and grandchildren.
  • The big lie (6/15/2018) - 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 ...
  • Birth control options Birth control facts matter (6/13/2018) - The Trump Administration seems determined to increase the abortion rate in the U.S.
  • US Attorney General Jeff Sessions The Broken Promise of Liberty (6/12/2018) - “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.  Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me,  I lift my ...
  • EPA Administrator Scott Pruit “[T]ake care that the laws be faithfully executed” (6/12/2018) - The President of the United States has many powers and a few mandates. Perhaps the most important one – the reason the President controls a vast and varied administration – ...
  • Rule By Whim (6/10/2018) - We are a Nation of laws. Nobody, not even the President, is above the law. This foundational principle keeps us from sliding away from democracy into a government like the ...
  • Trump Using DOJ to Attack ACA (6/9/2018) - Bit by bit, part by part, the Trump Administration is trying to do piecemeal what it could not do through legislation – destroy the Affordable Care Act. On June 7th, ...
  • Image draw by child separated fromfamily Trump Administration Tearing Families Apart (6/9/2018) - Today, our government, in our name, using our taxpayer dollars, will tear more children from their parent’s arms in furtherance of their harsh immigration policies. Under the Trump Administration’s new ...
  • The Case Against McClintock (3/21/2018) - • He has promised to vote to cut Social Security even though 166,000 of his constituents depend on it, and that Social Security pumps $200 million a month into our ...
  • No more corporate welfare, McClintock The Republican Budget – another hit to local jobs! (12/17/2017) - Late this past summer, voters in California’s 4th Congressional District told researchers that growing the national and local economies—in order to provide good paying jobs—is among their highest priorities. Yet, ...
  • Tax Scam Emergency Protest The GOP Tax Scam: The Latest Threat to Education in California (12/12/2017) - As the President of the school board in a small rural district, I’m often asked to explain education funding in the Golden State. Because the issue is so complex, I’ve ...
  • The RATT Pack Republican Shift and Shaft Tax Scam (11/29/2017) - 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 ...
  • No more corporate welfare, McClintock California Report: How the Republican Tax Giveaway to the Wealthy Would Hurt California Families (11/8/2017) -   Much of the current tax plan includes stipulations that affect Californians adversely and disproportionately, while benefiting large corporations and the super wealthy. Here are just a few of the ...
  • Barbara Brass Together, We Can Move Mountains….and McClintock! (10/26/2017) - Between mid-August and early September of this year, Sierra Forward conducted a highly sophisticated, in-depth survey of likely voters in California’s CD4. We wanted to know: After being elected five ...
  • Bad politicians Bad Politicians Are Elected By Good People Who Don't Vote (10/18/2017) - The 4th Congressional District of California is home to approximately 725,000 people, of whom roughly 450,000 are registered voters in the district. Approximately 100,000 people who are legally eligible to ...
  • Do You Know The 4th? Do you know the 4th? (10/5/2017) - 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 ...

Sierra Forward is a employing a new approach to replacing our current congressional representative. As such, we’ve gotten noticed. Below, is an a short list of the articles written about Sierra Forward.

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