Citizens Against Government Waste

Dec 1, 2008 - 11:02 AM
• Almost immediately after his election, President-elect Barack Obama considered possible members of his Cabinet and staff.
Oct 9, 2008 - 10:12 AM
• While Congress was on a five-week recess from August to September, the process for nominating presidential candidates (Senators John McCain and Barack Ob
Jun 9, 2008 - 9:30 AM
A resolute President Bush may go down swinging as he finishes his term in office.
May 5, 2008 - 6:44 AM
• Congress recessed for a couple of weeks at Easter time.
Apr 2, 2008 - 10:12 AM
• As Washington pundits predicted, the $3.1 trillion budget President Bush proposed for the federal fiscal year beginning Oct.
Feb 28, 2008 - 6:02 AM
• Following the recess for the year-end holiday season, the 110th Congress apparently was in no rush to resume work on leftover legislation and to prepare
Dec 11, 2007 - 6:48 AM
• The 108th Congress became history at the end of last year and its pending legislation died on the vine.
Oct 4, 2007 - 7:29 AM
• Trillions, billions and chump-change millions appear to be the common denominations being bandied about in halls of Congress.
Oct 16, 2006 - 1:25 PM
• House Minority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas) has been the subject of months of scrutiny for alleged improprieties in accepting travel paid for by lobbyists,
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:03 AM
• When Congress returned from its summer sojourn, lawmakers had 15 workdays scheduled for September.