Commerce

Jobs Numbers and White House Propaganda

One of the cornerstones of the stimulus bill was to create jobs and help the economy get back on its feet.  The Obama administration estimated that between 3 and 4 million jobs would be created or saved once the bill was enacted.

Pork Alert: House Financial Services

For Immediate Release
August 31, 2009
Contacts: Leslie K. Paige (202) 467-5334

 

CAGW Releases June WasteWatcher


For Immediate Release:

June 29, 2009

Contacts: Leslie K. Paige 202.467.5334

 


CCAGW To Rep. Thomas Petri: Vote No on Waxman-Markey

For Immediate Release:
June 26, 2009
Contact: Leslie K. Paige 202-467-5334

 

(Washington, D.C.) – The lobbying arm of the nation’s premier taxpayer watchdog group, the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), today urged Rep. Thomas Petri (R-Wis.) to vote “No” on H.R. 2454, the American Clean Energy Security Act, also known as the Waxman-Markey cap-and-trade bill. 

CCAGW To Rep. Vern Ehlers: Vote No on Waxman-Markey

For Immediate Release:
June 26, 2009
Contact: Leslie K. Paige 202-467-5334

 

CCAGW To Rep. Thomas Petri: Vote No on Waxman-Markey

For Immediate Release:
June 26, 2009

Contacts: Leslie K. Paige 202-467-5334

 

CCAGW To Rep. Vern Ehlers: Vote No on Waxman-Markey

For Immediate Release:
June 26, 2009

Contacts: Leslie K. Paige 202.467.5334

 

Obama Administration Proposal Would Cost U.S. Jobs

The Obama administration keeps coming forward with proposals that would undermine the economic recovery even as it claims to be trying to save it.  At least $1 trillion has been spent to supposedly “stimulate” the economy and the budget deficit is at a record level.  Yet, the economic gurus within the executive branch have floated another proposal that is both incongruous and counterproductive.

Public vs. Private: May the Best Contractor Win

The government should not compete with its citizens; it should rely on the private sector for commercially-available goods and services.  This is a common-sense idea: allow individuals, small businesses, and entrepreneurial companies to contract with the government, instead of creating duplicative and expensive government-run agencies and programs.

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CAGW Names Rep. Bennie Thompson June 2018 Porker of the Month

Rep. Thompson is CAGW's Porker of the Month for attempting to create taxpayer-funded dorms for members of Congress.