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Citizens Against Government Waste Releases 2024 Congressional Pig Book

The 2024 Congressional Pig Book exposes $22.7 billion in earmarks.

Alexandra Abrams June 12, 2024
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CAGW Names Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Chuck Fleischmann May 2024 Porker of the Month

Rep. Fleischmann received $236.8 million for the single largest pork-barrel earmark.

Alexandra Abrams May 20, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Releases Statement on Adoption of Net Neutrality

In a fit of destructive, unnecessary, and wasteful regulatory whiplash, the FCC has decided to reinstitute net neutrality.

Alexandra Abrams April 25, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Sen. Elizabeth Warren April 2024 Porker of the Month

Sen. Warren is our April 2024 Porker of the Month for pushing the IRS to prepare and collect everyone’s taxes. 

Alexandra Abrams April 16, 2024
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Joint Statement by CAGW President Tom Schatz and ITPC Executive Director Deborah Collier on Net Neutrality Rules

Today, the FCC announced it would be voting on reinstating net neutrality rules at its April 25, 2024, monthly meeting.

Thomas Schatz April 3, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Sen. Chuck Schumer March 2024 Porker of the Month

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is pushing prolific amounts of pork.

Alexandra Abrams March 18, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Rep. James Clyburn February 2024 Porker of the Month

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named Rep.

Alexandra Abrams February 20, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 2023 Porker of the Year

The dishonor went to Sen. Markey and Rep. AOC for wanting to spend trillions of dollars for their latest GND scheme.  

Alexandra Abrams January 30, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Gov. Glenn Youngkin January 2024 Porker of the Month

Gov. Youngkin has agreed to spend hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars on a new mega sports complex.

Alexandra Abrams January 22, 2024
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Citizens Against Government Waste Names Sen. Dick Durbin November 2023 Porker of the Month

Sen. Dick Durbin is trying to take away everyone's credit card benefits.

Alexandra Abrams November 16, 2023
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The FCC’s Digital Discrimination Order Will Harm Deployment

The Digital Discrimination Report and Order is problematic and will do more to harm consumers than help them.

Alexandra Abrams November 15, 2023
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Joint Statement by CAGW President Tom Schatz and ITPC Executive Director Deborah Collier on the Latest Net Neutrality Proposal

All Americans should be gravely concerned that the FCC has voted to pursue an effort to re-establish net neutrality rules. 

Alexandra Abrams October 19, 2023

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