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Tobacco Harm Reduction Products Help Smokers Quit

It is discouraging to see governments around the world restrict access to THR products.

October 15, 2021
Porker of the Month

CAGW Names Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen October 2021 Porker of the Month

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is the October Porker of the Month for demanding that the IRS be allowed to use its powers to investigate every detail of how average Americans are spending their money.

October 14, 2021

CAGW Names Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen October 2021 Porker of the Month

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen our October 2021 Porker of the Month for demanding that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) be allowed to use its pe

October 14, 2021
The WasteWatcher

States Must Use Caution When Spending ARPA Funds to Avoid Waste

State leaders will have to allocate ARPA funds with caution to avoid supporting wasteful and unsustainable projects.

October 14, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Keeping Local Governments' Hands out of the Broadband Cookie Jar

States should look to reducing regulatory burdens on deployment before allowing local governments overbuild broadband.

October 13, 2021

Taxpayer Tricks and Treats for Halloween 2021

Today, CAGW released its 22nd annual compilation of hair-raising, harrowing, and horrifying Taxpayer Tricks and Treats.

October 12, 2021
State Action

CCAGW Urges NY Governor Kathy Hochul to Veto S3762 and S3556

The bills would seriously harm the ability of pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to use a variety of tools and policies that help lower drug costs.

October 8, 2021
Letters to Officials

CAGW Sends 2021 Prime Cuts to Congress

The 2021 Prime Cuts Report is not only required reading, it is also a roadmap for the bold action needed to restore fiscal sanity.

October 7, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Gallatin County, Montana, Recklessly Invests in Broadband Boondoggle

The Gallatin County Commission voted to support a $65 million bond for Bozeman Fiber, Inc.

October 6, 2021

Citizens Against Government Waste Releases $4 Trillion in Prime Waste-Cutting Recommendations

Prime Cuts 2021 is the latest edition of CAGW's comprehensive recommendations to eliminate waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement.

October 6, 2021

2021 Prime Cuts

October 5, 2021
The WasteWatcher

GAO Delivers Late on USPS Reforms

GAO delivers outdated recommendations as Congress moves ahead with reforms.

October 4, 2021


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