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Grifters Give FEMA a Run for Their Money

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently released its audit of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) efforts in the aftermath of Hurricanes Rita and Katrina.  The report estimated that fraudulent payments totaled between $600...

CAGW Staff May 31, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Forest Party

Every year, South Carolina Forest Service employees participate in the All Employee Conference.  The three-day conference has become an all-inclusive vacation on the taxpayers’ dime.  Activities include arts and crafts, horseshoes, and senior bingo.

CAGW Staff May 31, 2006
The WasteWatcher

A Tale of Two Continents

America and Europe have two different visions of how to succeed in business. Europe does it without really trying, and America does it the old-fashioned way, by working hard and making higher quality and more desired products. This is particularly...

CAGW Staff May 23, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Reacts to OFHEO Report on Fannie Mae

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 22, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Pushes Senate for GSE Reform

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 21, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Blasts Milk Subsidy Maneuver

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 16, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW: Cut Funding for Pork, Not the Troops

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 11, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Blasts Senate for Bloated Emergency Bill

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 4, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Supports Senator Coburn’s Amendment

For Immediate Release

Curtis Kalin May 1, 2006
The WasteWatcher

The Hinchey-Rohrabacher Amendment

The federal government’s continuing prosecution of medical marijuana patients undermines federalism and fiscal restraint.  For the fourth year in a row, the House will vote on an amendment sponsored by Reps. Maurice Hinchey (D-N.Y.) and Dana...

CAGW Staff April 30, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Iowa Nonprofit is Latest Earmark Outrage

The Central Iowa Employment and Training Consortium (CIETC) is a nonprofit organization that provides job-training services for the Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) program.  As extensively reported by The Des Moines Register, the group’s top three...

CAGW Staff March 31, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Waste on a Plane

Any traveler would prefer champagne, fine dining, and ample leg room on their next plane flight.  However, most people either cannot afford a premium class ticket or deem it not worth the extra expense.  Charging the tickets to the government has a...

CAGW Staff March 31, 2006

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