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NATIONAL TAXPAYER WATCHDOG GROUP PRAISES NET TAX MORATORIUM BILL

DRAFT Contact: Jim Campi
February 4, 2000 (202) 467-5300

 

Americans don't want a bureaucrat on every cyber-corner.

CAGW’s Pork PatrolSM takes a closer look at fiscal 2000 academic pork

When it comes to pork-barrel spending, nobody feeds at the trough with more gusto than colleges and universities.  Ivory towers often disguise some of the most ridiculous projects funded by the federal government.  Here are just a few examples:

Earmark on How to Get Earmarks – $850,000 was earmarked for the East St. Louis Center operated by Southern Illinois University.  This will fund a study on how to spend multiple sources of funding.

CAGW’s Pork PatrolSM takes a closer look at fiscal 2000 VA-HUD Pork

Science and technology pork is always on the menu for appropriators flush with cash.  This is especially unfortunate since the private sector, which stands to benefit the most from government giveaways, is usually capable of footing the bill on its own.  This year's VA-HUD spending bill, signed by the President on Oct. 20, 1999, brings us some truly weird science.

TAXPAYER WATCHDOG GROUP DEMANDS ANSWERS ABOUT ICANN’S AUTHORITY

For Immediate Release    Contact:  Jim Campi or Aaron Taylor
June 18, 1999 (202) 467-5300

 

IS UNCLE SAM EMBROILED IN AN ASSAULT ON THE HIGH TECH INDUSTRY?

For Daybooks/Calendar of Events   Contact:  Jim Campi or Aaron Taylor
February 3, 1999 (202) 467-5300

 

CAGW’s Pork PatrolSM takes a closer look at fiscal 2000 VA-HUD Pork

Science and technology pork is always on the menu for appropriators flush with cash.  This is especially unfortunate since the private sector, which stands to benefit the most from government giveaways, is usually capable of footing the bill on its own.  This year's VA-HUD spending bill, signed by the President on Oct. 20, 1999, brings us some truly weird science.

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CAGW Names Montana Gov. Steve Bullock February 2018 Porker of the Month

Gov. Bullock is CAGW's Porker of the Month for issuing an executive order that would rob Montana consumers of a 21st century internet.