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Report Exposes Misspent COVID Relief Funds in Tennessee Schools

Tennessee school districts wasted millions of dollars in COVID relief on projects unrelated to the pandemic or learning recovery.

September 7, 2022
State Action

CCAGW Urges North Dakota Health Care Committee to Oppose Drug Price Control Legislation

Price controls distort markets, hurt innovation, and never solve the problems they are created to fix. 

September 6, 2022
The WasteWatcher

California Bans Gas-Powered Cars

A new rule promulgated by the California Air Resources Board bans the sale of new gas powered cars in the state after 2035. 

August 30, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Iowa Invests in Field of Taxpayer Nightmares

 A taxpayer-funded stadium is definitely not Heaven.

August 24, 2022
State Action

CAGW Sends Public Information Request on Brownsville, Texas, Broadband Contract

CAGW requested information about Brownsville's contract to build a middle-mile fiber broadband network with taxpayer money. 

August 22, 2022
State Action

CCAGW Urges California Senate to Oppose AB 257

AB 257 would impose a new regulatory regime that would devastate small businesses across the state.

August 22, 2022
State Action

CCAGW Urges Montana Governor Greg Gianforte to Oppose the Imposition of a "Provider Cap" on ARPA Broadband Grants

The ARPA Communications Advisory Commission should not impose a "provider cap" on the number of grants a single provider may receive. 

August 12, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Arlington Heights Should Reject Bears Stadium Subsidies

Residents of Arlington Heights, Ill., are preemptively pushing back on potential public subsides for a new Chicago Bears stadium.

August 10, 2022
State Action

CCAGW Sends Letter to Texas House Select Committee on Health Care Reform

Implementing unnecessary regulatory barriers on pharmacy benefit managers undermines their effectiveness and harms patients. 

August 3, 2022

Reconciliation is a fiscal wreck for the states

The grossly misnamed Inflation Reduction Act will continue to erode critical constitutional barriers between states and the federal government.

August 3, 2022
The WasteWatcher

Hawaii Governor David Ige Approves $400 Million for Stadium Project

Hawaiians should keep watch on the project to ensure that the costs to taxpayers do not increase.

July 20, 2022
State Action

CCAGW Sends Petition Opposing Meridiam Broadband Project to Columbus, Indiana City Council

242 residents of Columbus, Indiana, signed CCAGW's petition urging the city's elected representatives to protect taxpayers.

July 19, 2022


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