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CCAGW Joins Coalition Letter Urging a Full Debate on Gig Economy Bill

The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste joins a coalition letter in asking Senate Majority Leader McConnell to decline any requests to hotline H.R. 4686.  Our organizations oppose the bill in its current form and urge Senators to make changes either in Committee or on the floor. 

Now Is the Time for Occupational Licensing Reform

During the coronavirus pandemic, states have made changes in occupational licensing laws.  However, it is important to discuss reform outside of the pandemic. 

September 8, 2020 — Frances Floresca 1599595112

AB 5 is a Lose-Lose Situation for Gig Economy Workers and Independent Contractors

Lawmakers have attempted to repeal a bill that hurts gig economy workers and independent contractors.  California needs to continue supporting efforts to repeal the bill. 

August 26, 2020 — Frances Floresca 1598451989

Supreme Court to Hear Case to Overturn Obamacare in November

In March 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) agreed it would take up the case Texas v United States and determine the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare.

August 21, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1598032260

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6006

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6006: Alcohol License and Permit Amendments

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6005

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6005: Cosmetology and Associated Professions Amendments

CCAGW Urges Utah House of Representatives to Support HB 6006

CCAGW urges the Utah House of Representatives to support HB 6006: Alcohol License and Permit Amendments

Buy American Executive Order Raises More Questions than Answers

President Trump has been talking about signing a Buy American Executive Order (EO) since March, 2020 and did so on August 6.

August 11, 2020 — Elizabeth Wright 1597181946

CAGW Joins Coalition Opposed to Trump Most Favored Nation Drug Pricing Executive Order

Dear President Trump:

On behalf of the undersigned federal and state-based organizations, we write to express our grave concerns with the “most favored nation” (MFN) executive order to impose foreign price controls on American medicines.

This proposal will impose an “International Pricing Index” on drugs in Medicare Part B, tying the U.S. prices for these medicines to the prices in foreign countries, most of which have government-set prices established in socialized medicine systems.

C-Band Spectrum Moves One Step Closer to Auction

The auction of the c-band spectrum is expected to begin on December 8, 2020.

August 6, 2020 — Deborah Collier 1596749393

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