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Letters to Officials

CCAGW Calls for 340B Drug Discount Program Reforms

CCAGW has long called for significant reforms to the 340B drug discount program and asks that Congress focus on reforming the program instead of signing a letter. 

Frances Floresca September 9, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Now Is the Time for Occupational Licensing Reform

During the coronavirus pandemic, states have made changes in occupational licensing laws.  However, it is important to discuss reform outside of the pandemic. 

Frances Floresca September 8, 2020
The WasteWatcher

A Fool’s Errand to Lower Drug Costs?

On August 31, the California state legislature passed, SB 852, The California Affordable Drug Manufacturing Act of 2020, which would allow the state to partner with drug manufacturers to produce their own line of pharmaceuticals.

Elizabeth Wright September 4, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Reverse Auctions will Benefit Rural Americans

The FCC's Rural Digital Opportunity Fund reverse auction will provide $16 billion over ten years to help expand broadband to 6 million homes and businesses in unserved areas of the country.  

Deborah Collier September 3, 2020
Agency Comments

CAGW Comments to FCC on Declaratory Petition on Pole Attachments

Deploying broadband to unserved areas of the country has long been a top priority for the FCC.

Deborah Collier September 2, 2020
The WasteWatcher

School Openings based on Science or Science Fiction?

Is Montgomery County, Maryland and its approach to reopening public schools emblematic of many other school districts across the country?

Elizabeth Wright August 28, 2020
The WasteWatcher

AB 5 is a Lose-Lose Situation for Gig Economy Workers and Independent Contractors

Lawmakers have attempted to repeal a bill that hurts gig economy workers and independent contractors.  California needs to continue supporting efforts to repeal the bill. 

Frances Floresca August 26, 2020
State Action

CCAGW Urges California State Assembly to Support Assemblyman Kiley's Amendment to Repeal AB 5

CCAGW urges California State Assembly to support Assemblyman Kiley's amendment to repeal a bill that hurts gig economy workers.

Frances Floresca August 24, 2020
State Action

CCAGW Urges California State Senate to Support Assemblyman Kiley's Amendment to Repeal AB 5

CCAGW urges California State Senate to support Assemblyman Kiley's amendment to repeal a bill that hurts gig economy workers. 

Frances Floresca August 24, 2020
The WasteWatcher

Supreme Court to Hear Case to Overturn Obamacare in November

In March 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) agreed it would take up the case Texas v United States and determine the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare.

Elizabeth Wright August 21, 2020
State Action

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6006

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6006: Alcohol License and Permit Amendments

Frances Floresca August 20, 2020
State Action

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6005

CCAGW Urges the Utah Senate to Support HB 6005: Cosmetology and Associated Professions Amendments

Frances Floresca August 20, 2020

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