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CCAGW Urges Senators to Sign Senator Blackburn's Letter Regarding Surprise Billing

CCAGW urges senators to sign onto Senator Marsha Blackburn's letter regarding surprise billing.

December 4, 2020
Op-Eds

Student borrowers, not taxpayers, should be on the hook for their own debt

Washington Examiner: Erasing student loans will do more harm to students and the economy in the long run.

December 2, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Canada Says Drug Imports Are Not Happening

Importing supposedly less expensive drugs from Canada was a fool’s errand and a waste of valuable federal and state tax dollars.

December 2, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Critical Waste Issues for Defense Authorization Conferees

The House and Senate are currently negotiating the final bill language for the fiscal year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act.  There are certain critifcal waste issues in the legislation that should be addressed before final passage.

December 1, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Pai’s Policies at the FCC Should Be Continued

It is sad to imagine an FCC without the candor, intelligence, and wit of the outgoing Chairman.

November 30, 2020
The WasteWatcher

New Rules Will Fail to Lower Drug Prices

On Friday, November 20, President Trump announced two interim rules that he claims will lower drug costs in Medicare Parts B and D. That is not accurate.

November 24, 2020
Press

CAGW Opposes Most Favored Nation Policy

Implementing MFN for Medicare Part B will reduce future investment and innovation not just for pandemics but also for many other diseases.

November 20, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Most Favored Nation Policy Is Unfavorable to U.S. Biopharmaceutical Research

Back in September, President Trump signed an Executive Order ordering the Department of Health and Human Services to implement a most favored nation (MFN) policy for pharmaceutical reimbursement in Medicare.

November 20, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Strike Three for the Pentagon

For the third straight year, the Department of Defense was unable to pass a clean audit.  The Pentagon now estimates that it will need another seven years to accomplish this task.

November 19, 2020
Porker of the Month

CAGW Names Gov. Andrew Cuomo November 2020 Porker of the Month

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) is our November Porker of the Month for politicizing and delaying the distribution of a new COVID-19 vaccine.

November 19, 2020
Press

CAGW Names Gov. Andrew Cuomo November 2020 Porker of the Month

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) is our November Porker of the Month for politicizing and delaying the distribution of a new COVID-19 vaccine.

November 19, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Gov. Ralph Northam Signs Legislation Extending Telemedicine to Help Virginians

Governor Northam (D) signed two bills which would allow medical services to be provided through telemedicine in Virginia. 

November 18, 2020

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