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CCAGW Outlines Concerns with S. 3890

Federal agencies should be discouraged from creating wasteful and duplicative IT systems.

Unused Cellphones Cost Taxpayers Millions

Mismanagement and a lack of oversight led to the VA wasting taxpayer dollars. 

May 23, 2022 — Eric Maus 1653333543

CCAGW Urges Senate to Oppose S. 4008

S. 4008 would cause inflation to rise even higher and lead to more duplicative and wasteful spending

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

California Should Fix Its Broadband Program

California PUC should make sure unserved communities are a priority for the $2 billion broadband grant program created by SB 156.

May 4, 2022 — Deborah Collier 1651681139

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

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. 3807

H.R. 3807 provides $55 billion in additional pandemic relief that would cause inflation to rise and waste taxpayer money. 

Prevent Defense: New York Lawmakers Should Block Hochul’s Stadium Proposal

Gov. Hochuls' stadium deal invests millions in taxpayer funding for a project that will never pay for itself. 

March 31, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1648737457

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