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The WasteWatcher

Consumers Win When Their Welfare is Protected

The antitrust consumer welfare standard is under fire from changes at the FTC, legislation and lawsuits.

Deborah Collier July 9, 2021
The WasteWatcher

President Biden's Executive Order Will Harm Rather than Promote Competition

President Biden's Executive Order will harm competition and increase the size, scope, and power of the federal government.

Thomas Schatz July 9, 2021
The WasteWatcher

No Surprises Act Gets its First Interim Rule

The No Surprises Act was passed last year to stop surprise medical bills but in reality the law will end up causing more problems.

Elizabeth Wright July 9, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Cocktails-To-Go Should Remain Permanent

States should permanently make the sale of cocktails-to-go permanent.

Frances Floresca July 7, 2021
State Action

CCAGW Urges the California Assembly Assembly Appropriations Committee to Oppose SB 524

This bill would prohibit a healthcare service plan, health insurer, self-insured employer plan, or the agent of a healthcare service plan. 

Frances Floresca July 6, 2021
State Action

CCAGW Urges the California Assembly Committee on Business and Professions to Oppose SB 524

This bill would prohibit a healthcare service plan, health insurer, self-insured employer plan, or the agent of a healthcare service plan. 

Frances Floresca July 6, 2021
The WasteWatcher

Biden Administration Revokes Work Incentives for Medicaid

The Biden administration continues its onslaught against innovative and effective Trump administration policies.

Elizabeth Wright July 2, 2021
The WasteWatcher

FCC Adopts New Rules Cracking Down on 911 Fee Diversions

The FCC’s new rules regarding 9-1-1 fee diversions will ensure that collected fees are not improperly and wastefully redirected.

CAGW Staff July 2, 2021
Agency Comments

Comments to the FTC Concerning the July, 2021 Open Meetings Agenda

CAGW joined a coalition in filing comments to the FTC on whether to rescind the 2015 Statement of Enforcement Principles Regarding “Unfair Methods of Competition” (UMC). 

CAGW Staff July 1, 2021
Letters to Officials

CCAGW Joins Coalition Opposing Increased Antitrust Enforcement

Increased antitrust enforcement would lead to less innovation and wasteful use of taxpayer money. 

Eric Maus July 1, 2021
Letters to Officials

CCAGW Urges House to Oppose INVEST in America Act

The INVEST in America Act would fund wasteful programs while falling short of its intended goal. 

Eric Maus June 30, 2021
Letters to Officials

CCAGW Joins Coalition Opposing BRIDGE Act

The BRIDGE Act would increase the size and scope of government in broadband deployment, while limiting the powers of the states.

Eric Maus June 30, 2021

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