Congressman Tom McClintock

Representing the 4th District of California


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November 3, 2009 Speeches

What’s at Stake
House Chamber, Washington, D.C.
November 3, 2009

M. Speaker:

What do Americans lose if Nancy Pelosi succeeds in taking over health care?

We’ll lose the freedom to shop around for the policy that best meets our own needs. 

October 30, 2009 Press Release


Latest stimulus data: 

October 29, 2009 Speeches


M. Speaker:

I rise today in defense of dissent.

It is a sad milestone when it becomes necessary to do so.  But the ferocity with which this administration is pursuing its critics in business and journalism is becoming alarming.

October 27, 2009 Speeches


House Chamber, Washington D.C.  October 27, 2009.  M. Speaker:  The last time our unemployment rate hit 9.8 percent was in 1983. 

October 27, 2009 Press Release

Opening Statement, The Honorable Tom McClintock, Ranking Republican, House Water and Power Subcommittee.  Oversight Hearing on “Water Management and Climate Variability: Information Support at the USGS and Bureau of Reclamation."

October 27, 2009

Thank you, Madam Chairwoman.

October 22, 2009 Speeches

House Chamber, Washington, D.C.  October 22, 2009.  M. Speaker:  I rise in opposition to the rule and in opposition to the underlying bill.  And to explain why, I’d like to walk through a little history and a little math. 

October 21, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. ---Representative Tom McClintock’s (CA-04) legislation honoring Army Specialist Jeremiah Paul McCleery by naming a Post Office in his honor passed out of the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday.

October 20, 2009 Speeches

House Chamber, Washington, D.C.  October 20, 2009.  Mr. Speaker:  This bill names the Post Office in Portola, California in honor of Army Specialist Jeremiah Paul McCleery, who grew up in that town, and who returned to it as a fallen hero at the age of 24.

October 15, 2009 Speeches
House Chamber, Washington, D.C.
October 15, 2009

 M. Speaker: