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CAGW Sends "Folly of Government-Owned Networks" to Congress

May 25, 2021

U.S. Senate/U.S. House of Representatives 
Washington, D.C. 20510

Dear Senator/Representive,

On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW), I am pleased to provide you with our new report, “The Folly of Government-Owned Networks.”

Congress Displays High Level of Support for Earmarks

Early results strongly suggest members of Congress will widely embrace the return of earmarks.

May 6, 2021 — Sean Kennedy 1620349278

CAGW Names Rep. Mike Rogers April 2021 Porker of the Month

Rep. Rogers is our April 2021 Porker of the Month for leading the charge to bring back wasteful pork-barrel earmarks.

USA Act Targets Zombie Federal Programs

The Unauthorized Spending Accountability Act of 2021 will help eliminate zombie programs in the federal government.

April 14, 2021 — Deborah Collier 1618433118

Biden’s Infrastructure Bill Takes Spending Way Off Track

The American Jobs Act contains hundreds of billions of dollars for non-traditional infrastructure projects.

April 8, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1617913516

Taxpayer Alert - A Massive Stimulus Spending Spree Is Being Unleashed

President-elect Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 "relief" and "stimulus" proposal will unleash a massive spending spree that will waste tens of billions of dollars and fail to stimulate the economy.

January 15, 2021 — Thomas Schatz 1610748531

Top 21 Issues for States in 2021

As states prepare for their legislative sessions, CAGW suggests states should focus on these 21 critical issues. 

December 15, 2020 — Frances Floresca 1608063752

Critical Waste Issues for Defense Authorization Conferees

Congress is currently negotiating the final bill language for the fiscal year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act.  

December 1, 2020 — Deborah Collier 1606840585

CAGW Names Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz October 2020 Porker of the Month

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) is the October 2020 Porker of the Month for trying to exhume scary, wasteful, and horrendous earmarks.

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