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Medicaid: The Feds Have Failed To Stop the Waste and Mismanagement, Let The States Try

Medicaid is losing billions to waste, fraud, and abuse, and the program is crushing state budgets  The feds haven't been able to fix it.  Let the states try.  

January 14, 2020 — Leslie Paige 1579037316

New USDA SNAP Rules and Work Requirements Come at the Perfect Time for Job Seekers

The December 2019 jobs report, released on January 10, 2020 confirms what everyone already knows; the economy is strong and the jobs market is robust. 

The U.S. added 145,000 new jobs in December, the unemployment rate persisted at a fifty-year low of 3.5 percent, and average earnings rose slightly, with the year over year gain at 2.9 percent.

January 10, 2020 — Leslie Paige 1578673914

CAGW Encourages FAA to Support Enhanced ADS-C Systems

CAGW asks the FAA to implement enhanced ADS-C systems as a cost-effective, failsafe means to comply with scheduled changes to minimum separation standards in U.S. oceanic airspace.

New USDA Rule Will Help Reduce SNAP Abuse and Encourage Work

The program today has little meaningful oversight and is persistently susceptible to fraud.

December 5, 2019 — Leslie Paige 1575563995

USPS Ends Another Fiscal Year With Billion-Dollar Losses

There is no doubt that the USPS is facing a serious financial crisis.

November 15, 2019 — Peter Klensch 1573839828

Coalition Submits Criteria for Next Postmaster General to USPS Board of Governors

November 14, 2019

The Honorable Robert M. Duncan
Chairman
Board of Governors
United States Postal Service
475 L’Enfant Plaza SW
Washington, DC 20260

Dear Chairman Duncan,

We write regarding the Board of Governor's critical decision to find and hire a new U.S. Postmaster General.

Although the Governors were selected according to statutory criteria, as you know there are no such criteria for the Postmaster General.  Nevertheless, we believe similar criteria should guide your selection.

CCAGW Urges Opposition to H.R. 4863

November 14, 2019

U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C. 20515

Dear Representative,

On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), I urge you to reject vote against H.R. 4863, the United States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019.

The Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank was created during the Great Depression by President Franklin Roosevelt in 1934 in an effort to encourage U.S. exports.

CCAGW Urges Opposition to H.R. 2513

October 22, 2019

U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C. 20515

Dear Representative,

On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), I urge you to reject H.R. 2513, the Corporate Transparency Act.

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