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Citizens Against Government Waste Highlights USPS Task Force’s Final Report

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) highlighted key recommendations in the final report of the White House’s Task Force on the United States Postal Service (USPS).  CAGW was privileged to contribute to the report.

USPS’s 12 Years of Financial Woe

On November 14, 2018, the United States Postal Service (USPS) announced that, for the 12th year running, it lost money.  While this annual revelation has become something of a dog bites man story, the new, and more alarming news was that the $3.9 billion loss will outstrip its FY 2017 losses, which were $2.7 billion, and its net “controllable” income went from a $610 million profit to a $8

Citizens Against Government Waste Releases $3.1 trillion in Waste-Cutting Recommendations

(Washington, D.C.) – Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) today released Prime Cuts 2018, the latest edition of the group’s comprehensive waste-cutting recommendations that would eliminate unnecessary and ineffective federal programs and spending. 

President Trump’s Postal Task Force Should Consider Locality Pay

There are many commonsense reforms that the task force should examine that could put the USPS on a sustainable financial path and help it perform more like a private-sector business.

Citizens Against Government Waste Applauds Generational White House Reorganization Plan

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) hailed the White House’s plan to reform and reorganize the federal government for the 21st century.

CAGW Names Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand May 2018 Porker of the Month

For Immediate Release      Contact: Curtis Kalin 202-467-5318
May 21, 2018  

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) its May 2018 Porker of the Month for her proposal to force the fiscally-imperiled United States Postal Service (USPS) to expand into banking.

CAGW: Escalating USPS Losses Show Continued Distress

(Washington, D.C.) – Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) expressed frustration that the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) broken business model reared its ugly head again following the release of the second quarter financial report for fiscal year (FY) 2018.

CAGW: USPS FY 2018 First Quarter Losses Show Continued Distress

(Washington, D.C.) – Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) expressed continued frustration with the failure of the United States Postal Service’(USPS) to fix its financial problems following the release of its first quarter financial report for fiscal year (FY) 2018.  The agency reported a loss of $540 million.

CAGW: USPS Marks 11 Straight Years of Financial Losses

(Washington, D.C.) – Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) expressed exasperation following the release of the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) fiscal year (FY) 2017 financial report.  The agency reported a loss of $69.6 billion in FY 2017, its eleventh consecutive year of financial losses.

Citizens Against Government Waste Lists Taxpayer Tricks and Treats For Halloween 2017

Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) released the 17th annual compilation of scary, surreal, and spine-tingling taxpayer tricks and treats.  The following is CAGW’s list of nominees for inclusion in the Fiscal House of Horrors for 2017…

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CAGW Names Rep. Mike Rogers November 2018 Porker of the Month

Rep. Hoyer is CAGW's Porker of the Month for his support for being a leading proponent of a wasteful sixth military branch called the Space Force.