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CAGW Names Rep. Peter DeFazio July 2021 Porker of the Month

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named House Transportation Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) our July 2021 Porker of the Month for introducing the wasteful and earmark-loaded IN

July 21, 2021
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CAGW Names Rep. Mike Turner June 2021 Porker of the Month

Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) is the June 2021 Porker of the Month for leading the push to add more money for the troubled F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program.

June 17, 2021
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CAGW Releases Issue Brief on the Folly of Government-Owned Networks

Government-owned broadband networks are wasteful, anti-competitive, and costly for taxpayers.

May 25, 2021
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CAGW Names Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand May 2021 Porker of the Month

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is our May 2021 Porker of the Month for saying “paid leave, child care and caregiving” are all “infrastructure.”

May 20, 2021
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Council for Citizens Against Government Waste Releases 2020 Congressional Ratings

CCAGW's 2020 Congressional Ratings highlights the voting records of all 535 voting members of Congress.

May 6, 2021
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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.

April 22, 2021
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Citizens Against Government Waste Releases 2021 Congressional Pig Book

Today, CAGW released its 2021 Congressional Pig Book, the 29th edition of the group’s exposé on pork-barrel spending.

April 15, 2021
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CAGW Releases Comprehensive Waste-Cutting Proposals for the 117th Congress

This publication should serve as a blueprint for reining in out-of-control federal spending.

March 24, 2021
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CAGW Names Rep. Rosa DeLauro and Sen. Patrick Leahy March 2021 Porkers of the Month

CAGW named Rep. DeLauro and Sen. Leahy Porkers of the Month for bringing back corrupt, costly, and inequitable earmarks.

March 17, 2021
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CCAGW Leads a Coalition Urging Congress to Reject the Restoration of Earmarks

Earmarks are one of the most corrupt, inequitable, and wasteful practices in the history of Congress.

February 23, 2021
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CAGW Names Names Gov. Jim Justice February 2021 Porker of the Month

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice (R) is the Porker of the Month for wanting to throw away nearly $2 trillion of the taxpayers’ money.

February 16, 2021
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CAGW Names Gov. Gavin Newsom January 2021 Porker of the Month

Gov. Gavin Newsom is hurting Californians with his hypocritical and ineffective policies on COVID-19.

January 25, 2021

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