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The WasteWatcher

Congress Must Protect Gig Economy Workers

Congress must protect gig economy workers in the next COVID-19 relief package.

Thomas Schatz July 30, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Trump Administration Releases Report on Surprise Billing

HHS has released its 25-page “HHS Secretary’s Report on: Addressing Surprise Medical Billing."

Elizabeth Wright July 30, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Presidential Executive Orders Will Not Lower Drug Costs

On Friday, July 24, President Trump discussed his four Executive Orders that he claims will lower drug costs. They will not.

Elizabeth Wright July 28, 2020
The WasteWatcher

An Ill Thought-out Executive Order on Drug Prices and Drug Benefit Plans

Today the Trump administration released an Executive Order that would turn on its head the pharmaceutical rebate system, a retrospective discount that has been used for decades to keep drug prices low.

Elizabeth Wright July 24, 2020
Agency Comments

Coalition Urges FCC to Grant the Petition of Charter Communications

A coalition of organizations filed comments with the FCC regarding data caps and usage pricing.

Thomas Schatz July 24, 2020
The WasteWatcher

How States are Reopening Schools

Many governors have been formulating different plans to reopen schools in the fall.  

Frances Floresca July 24, 2020
Letters to Officials

CCAGW Objects to Record-setting Earmarks

CCAGW Objects to Record-setting Earmarks in H.R. 7608

Cody Leach July 23, 2020
Press Release

CAGW Names Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) July 2020 Porker of the Month

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) is the July 2020 Porker of the Month for trying to take taxpayers for an expensive ride with a $1.5 trillion “highway” bill that includes dozens of unrelated projects and programs

Alexandra Abrams July 23, 2020
Agency Comments

CAGW Supports a Consistent Cost-Benefit Analysis for the Clean Air Act

The EPA must ensure that the Clean Air Act rules proposed under the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking must provide consistent and high quality cost-benefit analyses for significant rules.

CAGW Staff July 22, 2020
The WasteWatcher

The Ongoing Debate Over What People Can Drink and What They Are Taxed

There is an ongoing debate over why states should have a stake in what residents are allowed to drink and how much they should be taxed. 

CAGW Staff July 22, 2020
Letters to Officials

Coalition Opposes Extension of UC Benefits

Coalition opposes the extension of expanded unemployment compensation.

CAGW Staff July 21, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Keeping America’s 5G Networks Secure, Now and Into the Future

During uncertain times, it is important for the United States to create a strong, stable, and secure 5G network. 

CAGW Staff July 21, 2020

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