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The Senate Should Not Implement Price Controls on Pharmaceuticals

Price controls on pharmaceuticals will not lower prices and will lead to fewer future cures. 

Christina Herrin June 30, 2022
Agency Comments

CAGW Signs Letter on Pole Attachments

VIA ECFS Ms. Marlene H. Dortch Secretary Federal Communications Commission 45 L Street, NE Washington, D.C. 20554

Eric Maus June 27, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Limiting Access to Tobacco Harm Reduction Products Harms Public Health

The FDA’s decision to stop Juul from selling e-cigarette products in the U.S. will harm public health.

Christina Herrin June 27, 2022
Press Release

Citizens Against Government Waste Names Education Secretary Miguel Cardona June 2022 Porker of the Month

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona is trying to force taxpayers to bailout student loan borrowers.

Alexandra Abrams June 23, 2022
The WasteWatcher

GAO Report Reveals Significant Duplication and Overlap in Broadband Programs

A recent report from the Government Accountability Office lays out paths to reduce wasteful practices in broadband programs. 

Ryan Lanier June 23, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Regulating PBMs Will Not Lower Drug Costs

Increasing regulations on pharmacy benefit managers will not reduce the cost of pharmaceuticals.  

Christina Herrin June 23, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Congress Must Make the Right Decisions on Consumer Data Privacy

The failure to pass a national framework for data privacy has left a void that is being filled by the states.

Deborah Collier June 22, 2022
The WasteWatcher

The Convoluted Saga of Maryland’s Purple Line Continues

Since its inception, the Purple Line has been beset by mismanagement, corruption, and delays. 

Ryan Lanier June 15, 2022
The WasteWatcher

State Legislative Sessions Underscore the Need for a National Privacy Framework

In 2022, Connecticut and Utah added to the growing patchwork of state privacy laws, adding to the need for a national framework.

Ryan Lanier June 14, 2022
The WasteWatcher

States Wisely Increase Emergency Funds

Many states have wisely chosen to prioritize the future instead of creating new and unsustainable programs.

Ryan Lanier June 13, 2022
Op-Eds

Drug importation is dangerous and won’t lower prices

Competition and innovation lead to lower prices, not government pricing schemes.

Christina Herrin June 9, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Vaping Saves Lives

Tobacco harm reduction products like e-cigarettes are effective tools that help adults successfully quit smoking.

Christina Herrin June 1, 2022

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