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The WasteWatcher

The PRO Act Gets New Life with Build Back Better Act

The PRO Act would radically change labor laws and deprive tens of thousands of workers of the ability to work independently.

Eric Maus December 14, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Washington D.C.’s Metro Management Is Off the Rails

WMATA’s horrid history of safety violations, cost overruns, and declining ridership demonstrates a need for significant reforms

Ryan Lanier December 10, 2021
The WasteWatcher

A National Plastic Tax Disproportionately Hurts the Poor

Regressive taxes, like those proposed on plastics, should not be passed by Congress through reconciliation or any other mechanism.

Christina Herrin December 10, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Broadband Infrastructure Dollars Must be Used Wisely

The $65 billion for broadband infrastructure in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act must be used wisely.

Deborah Collier December 9, 2021
Letters to Officials

CCAGW Joins Coalition Opposing Drug Pricing Provisions in Build Back Better Act

Provisions in the Build Back Better Act would stifle innovation and undermine biosimilar competition. 

Eric Maus December 9, 2021
Op-Eds

The Build Back Better Act Would Seriously Harm the Generic Drug Industry

Inside Sources: Biden and House Democrats are adopting policies that will harm pharmaceutical research and development.

Elizabeth Wright December 9, 2021
The WasteWatcher

President Biden Again Calls for Price Controls

President Biden's Monday speech included the same dangerous and wrong solutions to lower drug costs.

Elizabeth Wright December 8, 2021
State Action

CCAGW Urges Ohio Senate Health Committee to Support HB 122

H.B. 122 provides a permanent expansion of coverage of telehealth services, expands the list of practitioners who can provide telehealth services, and makes telehealth reforms permanent. 

Ryan Lanier December 7, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Old Troubles for the New Presidential Helicopter

The Marine Corps' latest effort to replace old presidential helicopters struggles to operate under emergency situations.

Sean Kennedy December 7, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Wisconsin School Spending Transparency Bill Provides a Model for Other States

Wisconsin's new school spending transparency allows parents to view how their schools spend money, providing needed oversight.

Ryan Lanier December 6, 2021
State Action

CCAGW Urges Ohio Senate Financial Institutions and Technology Committee to Support SB 249

SB 249 would ease restrictions on new businesses and innovators by reducing barriers to entry through the establishment of a regulatory sandbox for financial technology. 

Ryan Lanier December 6, 2021
Op-Eds

Build Back Better is bad for the states

The Hill: The BBBA will force states to fund unsustainable programs and blur the lines between the federal and state governments.

Ryan Lanier December 6, 2021

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