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CCAGW Honors “Taxpayer Heroes” in Arizona Delegation

For Immediate Release Contact:  Daytime: Alexa Moutevelis 202-467-5318

Curtis Kalin July 17, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Honors “Taxpayer Heroes” in N.C. Delegation

For Immediate Release Contact:  Daytime: Alexa Moutevelis 202-467-5318

Curtis Kalin July 17, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Flying High: HHS Secretary Proves Pork Can Fly

Mike Leavitt’s got a ticket to ride, and he don’t care.  The Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary used a luxury private jet, leased by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention for use only in emergencies, to rack up $720,000, or 60...

CAGW Staff June 30, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Working Group Wastes Our Time

The Citizens’ Health Care Working Group was created by the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 to foster a “national discussion” on healthcare to be presented as a report and reviewed by the President and Congress...

CAGW Staff June 30, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Declares Victory on House Passage of Line-Item Veto

For Immediate Release Contact: Tom Finnigan

Curtis Kalin June 22, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Pushes for Line-Item Veto

For Immediate Release Contact: Tom Finnigan

Curtis Kalin June 21, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW to Senate: Defeat Internet Regulation

For Immediate Release Contact: Tom Finnigan

Curtis Kalin June 21, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Slams Congressional Pay Raise

For Immediate Release Contact: Tom Finnigan

Curtis Kalin June 13, 2006
Press Release

CCAGW Applauds Sens. Specter and Leahy for Reintroducing FAIR Act

For Immediate Release Contact:Tom Finnigan

Curtis Kalin May 31, 2006
The WasteWatcher

Swimming in Pork

House Appropriations Chairman Rep. Jerry Lewis (R-Calif.) went off the deep end recently when he earmarked a whopping $1 million for a swimming pool in his district.  Appropriations Committees in the House and Senate act as the gatekeepers to the...

CAGW Staff May 31, 2006
The WasteWatcher

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

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