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Long-Term Extension of Spectrum Auction Authority is Essential

The continuing resolution passed by Congress includes spectrum auction authority for the FCC, but only until December 16, 2022.

Deborah Collier September 30, 2022
Press

Citizens Against Government Waste Releases “All About Earmarks: A Brief History”

"All About Earmarks" tracks the history of earmarks from the early opposition by the Founding Fathers through to the present.

Alexandra Abrams September 28, 2022
Reports

All About Earmarks: A Brief History

The report tracks the history of earmarks from the early opposition by the country’s Founding Fathers through to the current era. Most recently, in fiscal year 2022, legislators added 5,138 earmarks costing $18.9 billion.

Sean Kennedy September 28, 2022
The WasteWatcher

House GOP Unveil Plan to Cut Spending, Tame Inflation, and Hold Washington Accountable

The Commitment to America is a commonsense plan that would provide much-needed economic relief to Americans

Eric Maus September 27, 2022
Op-Eds

Privatization of Space Includes Broadband Services

The satellites being sent into space need access to spectrum, including in the 17 GHz band, to provide broadband access on Earth.

Deborah Collier September 22, 2022
Op-Eds

Biden's student loan bailout is proof the higher education system is broken

President Joe Biden’s student loan “relief” plan is an egregious redistribution of wealth.

Christina Smith September 22, 2022

Citizens Against Government Waste works to eliminate waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement in government through research and public education.