Category: Local Representatives

LaMalfa Lands Flat at Tea Party

LaMalfa Lands Flat at Tea Party

July 20th, Congressman Doug LaMalfa broke his self imposed boycott of the Redding Tea Party and arrived to attempt damage control with the group, usually counted among his strongest supporters. LaMalfa, historically a common fixture at Redding Tea Party had been noticeably absent until Monday, possibly due to the departure...

LaMalfa Votes To Support Repeal Of Obamacare

House Resolution 596, authored by Bradley Byrne of Alabama would repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and restore any provisions of law amended by that Act. Passed overwhelmingly by the House last week the resolution is now in the Senate awaiting further action. The vote for passage of...

LaMalfa Betrays Base In Boehner Vote

Today as the 114th Congress took their seats one of the first orders of business was the election of the new Speaker of the House. Incumbent John Boehner (R-OH) faced opposition from staunch Conservatives not in lock step with the Speaker and his policy of appeasement towards the Obama Administration....

LaMalfa Stands Against $1 Trillion “Cromnibus” Bill

LaMalfa Stands Against $1 Trillion “Cromnibus” Bill

Thursday The House of Representatives passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that funds government operations through November 2015.  The $1.1 trillion spending bill drew heated criticism from Progressives and the Conservative Wing of the Republican Party alike. The vehement  contest of wills highlighted cracks in the unity of both parties, but especially...