Budget | Council For Citizens Against Government Waste


GAO Report Offers Solutions to Duplicative and Overlapping Expenditures

The GAO's recommendations for 2022 that would add to the $522 billion in savings that have been achieved to date. 

May 16, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1652722755

California Lawmakers Should Approach Budget Surplus with Caution

The California legislature should focus on providing relief to taxpayers and shoring up the state's reserves. 

May 10, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1652208387

Maryland Legislature Dumps $1.8 Billion into Stadium Projects

Two bills signed by Maryland Governor Larry Hogan create a revolving stadium slush fund for billionaire sports owners.

May 2, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1651516920

Tax Processing Issues Continue to Plague IRS

Filing taxes is already stressful but the IRS' inefficiency makes it even worse for taxpayers.

April 18, 2022 — Eric Maus 1650291239

Tennessee Lawmakers Should Reject Titans’ Stadium Deal

Tennessee lawmakers should refuse to put taxpayers on the hook for a project that will bring them little to no tangible benefits.

April 15, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1650039137

Biden Budget Doubles Down on Harmful Policies

The President's proposed budget would erode state authority, devastate the economy, and undermine national security.

April 8, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1649423578

CCAGW Urges House of Representatives to Oppose H.R. 7007

March 16, 2022

U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C. 20515

Dear Representative,

You will soon vote on H.R. 7007, the COVID Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2022.  On behalf of the more than one million members and supporters of the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW), I urge you to oppose this legislation. 

Congress Should not Use Ukraine As an Excuse to Fund a Socialist Agenda

Congress should avoid using Ukraine or the COVID-19 pandemic as a means to pass a socialist agenda. 

March 9, 2022 — Christina Herrin 1646844858

Hochul Proposes Green New Deal for New York

The climate provisions in Governor Hochul's proposed budget would drive up costs and fail to meet their stated goals. 

February 7, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1644259271

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