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The WasteWatcher

Connecting Americans to Broadband Should Not Be Impeded

With $42.45 billion on the line to connect unserved communities, NTIA should not force states like Virginia to rate regulate.

Deborah Collier February 26, 2024
The WasteWatcher

New GAO Report Warns of Worsening Federal Debt

If Congress fails to act, Americans may face rampant inflation or a sovereign debt crisis.

Alec Mena February 26, 2024

Don’t penalize taxpayers to entice sports teams

Public stadium financing unjustly picks winners and losers in the marketplace.

Alec Mena February 23, 2024

Congressional inaction raises costs and damages national defense

Congress should pass the FY 2024 appropriations bills as soon as possible and complete the FY 2025 process on time.

Sean Kennedy February 20, 2024
Press Release

Citizens Against Government Waste Names Rep. James Clyburn February 2024 Porker of the Month

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named Rep.

Alexandra Abrams February 20, 2024
The WasteWatcher

CBO Projects Record High Deficits and Debt

The CBO projects that the federal budget deficit is already at $1.6 trillion and will grow by $20 trillion over the next decade.

Eric Maus February 20, 2024
The WasteWatcher

House Passes Bill to Extend Parts of TCJA

The tax package extends and reforms several provisions that would increase business investment and economic growth. 

Eric Maus February 16, 2024
The WasteWatcher

Federal Agencies Need to Improve IT Modernization Efforts

Federal agencies are still struggling with software asset management and cloud adoption, potentially wasting taxpayer dollars.

Deborah Collier February 12, 2024
The WasteWatcher

A Monumental Giveaway

Virginia and D.C. compete to waste the most money on a taxpayer-subsidized arena. 

Alec Mena February 6, 2024
Press Release

Citizens Against Government Waste Names Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 2023 Porker of the Year

The dishonor went to Sen. Markey and Rep. AOC for wanting to spend trillions of dollars for their latest GND scheme.  

Alexandra Abrams January 30, 2024
The WasteWatcher

Reflecting on Privacy Laws During Data Privacy Week

Data Privacy Week is an opportunity to review can be done to protect data and learn what privacy laws are being proposed.

Deborah Collier January 25, 2024
The WasteWatcher

IRS Errs in Moving its Own Tax Preparation System Forward

The Direct File program is another step in the IRS expanding its authority.

Eric Maus January 24, 2024