Budget | Council For Citizens Against Government Waste


End of the Road for the OCO

The first Biden Administration budget request eliminates the Overseas Contingency Operations account, a victory for taxpayers.

April 16, 2021 — Sean Kennedy 1618596948

CCAGW Joins Coalition Supporting MAP Act

CCAGW joins coalition letter supporting the Maximizing America’s Prosperity Act

Biden’s Infrastructure Bill Takes Spending Way Off Track

The American Jobs Act contains hundreds of billions of dollars for non-traditional infrastructure projects.

April 8, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1617913516

CAGW Names Rep. Rosa DeLauro and Sen. Patrick Leahy March 2021 Porkers of the Month

CAGW named Rep. DeLauro and Sen. Leahy Porkers of the Month for bringing back corrupt, costly, and inequitable earmarks.

CCAGW Urges Senate to Oppose the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

H.R. 1319 unnecessarily spends $1.9 trillion of taxpayer funds for several programs unrelated to the pandemic.

Biden's Budget Busting Boondoggle

The House will soon vote on President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

February 25, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1614281468

CCAGW Weighs in on the Colorado Wilderness Act of 2021 (H.R. 803)

Highlights several amendments to H.R. 803, the Colorado Wilderness Act of 2021 that should be supported.

Statement for the Record Opposing Raise in Minimum Wage

CCAGW submits statement for record to express objections to proposals to increase the federal minimum wage to $15.00 per hour

CAGW Names Names Gov. Jim Justice February 2021 Porker of the Month

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice (R) is the Porker of the Month for wanting to throw away nearly $2 trillion of the taxpayers’ money.

CCAGW Letter on Amendments to S. Con. Res. 5

CCAGW details support for fiscally responsible amendments to S. Con. Res. 5, the Senate budget reconciliation bill.

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