Agriculture

TAXPAYER WATCHDOG GROUP COMMENDS HUGGINS ON GENERIC DRUG ISSUE

For Immediate Release Contact:  Jim Campi or Aaron Taylor
February 15, 2000 (202) 467-5300

 

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

Traditionally, the annual agriculture spending bill is one of Congress’s most popular vehicles for pork barrel spending.  The Pork Patrolsm has identified 198 earmarks in the Fiscal 2000 Agriculture Appropriations bill, costing taxpayers more than $100 million.  Here are just a few examples of the pork tucked into this bill, which was signed into law on Oct. 13, 1999:

TAXPAYER WATCHDOG GROUP BLASTS NUTTY PROFESSOR

For Immediate Release Contact: Jim Campi
June 7, 2000 (202) 467-5300

 

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CAGW Names New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio September 2018 Porker of the Month

Mayor de Blasio is CAGW's Porker of the Month for signing a bill into law that would halt the ride-sharing revolution in New York City.