Appropriations | Council For Citizens Against Government Waste


Congress Should not Impose a Damaging Small Business Tax

CCAGW Is Launching a Digital Ad Campaign Opposing Taxes on Carried Interest

September 8, 2021 — Thomas Schatz 1631134484

A Quarter Century of Failure

Legislators’ woeful track record of passing spending bills on time will soon stretch to 25 years.

August 19, 2021 — Sean Kennedy 1629404523

It's Time to Get The Country's Spending Under Control

Congress has consistently made fiscally irresponsible decisions.

August 18, 2021 — Eric Maus 1629321990

CCAGW Joins Coalition Opposing Amendment #2535

Adding $50.2 billion in deficit spending to H.R. 3684 would saddle taxpayers with future liabilities. 

Broad Senate Support for the Return of Earmarks

Senators have eagerly embraced the return of earmarks, requesting 5,000 of the wasteful projects so far.

July 29, 2021 — CAGW Staff 1627591807

At the Pentagon, Legislators Should Stress Increased Efficiency, Not Blank Checks

Legislators must first hold the Pentagon accountable for wasted spending before arguing for a budget increase.

July 28, 2021 — CAGW Staff 1627505537

CCAGW Urges House to Oppose HR 4505, HR 4373, and HR 4346

The total cost of these appropriations bills is too high and they would waste taxpayer money.

CCAGW Urges House to Oppose HR 4502

The total cost of the appropriations bills is too high and includes many wasteful provisions. 

CCAGW Urges House to Oppose INVEST in America Act

The INVEST in America Act would fund wasteful programs while falling short of its intended goal. 

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