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WSJ: 100 Examples of Federal Taxpayer Abuse

America needs a War on Waste. As seen in the Wall Street Journal, we've outlined 100 examples of federal taxpayer abuse. Learn more about each example of government waste.
 
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Oct 16, 2019 04:24 PM

Forbes: Re-Elected. These Five Powerful Members of Congress Have Figured It All Out

How is 97 percent of Congress able to get re-elected each year even though only 17 percent of the American people believe our representatives are doing a good job?
 
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Oct 14, 2019 04:24 PM

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: Rats Have Taken Over New York City

New York City has become overrun with rats. Like, even more than it normally is. Based on Open The Books Investigation.
 
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Oct 09, 2019 10:30 AM

OpenTheBooks Oversight Report - The Congressional Favor Factory

Did you ever wonder why 97 percent of Members of Congress get reelected each year even though only 17 percent of the American people believe our representatives are doing a good job? Our OpenTheBooks Oversight Report includes eight case study examples. Our audit provides the details on how the game is played… with your tax dollars.
 

Fox Business: Federal Government Blows $4.6M on Lobster Tails and Crab in Single Month

Federal government employees chowed down on $4.6 million worth of lobster tail and crab in a single month last year, according to a report from Open the Books.
 

Fox Business: Tom Coburn: Here's Why Price Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care

OpenTheBooks Oversight Study: Democratic presidential primary candidates are spending a lot of time talking about health care but no time talking about the primary driver of runaway costs – the lack of price transparency.
 
Forbes
Oct 01, 2019 04:24 PM

Forbes: Disgraced Congressman Chris Collins Will Likely Lose His Federal Pension – No Member Has Ever Been Stripped of Their Pension

Disgraced Congressman Chris Collins Will Likely Lose His Federal Pension – No Member Has Ever Been Stripped of Their Pension.
 
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Sep 30, 2019 08:33 PM

New York Post: Chris Collins to cash in on pension despite resigning in disgrace: expert

Rep. Chris Collins will likely get to keep his congressional pension — worth an estimated $17,000 annually — despite quitting Congress in disgrace and planning to plead guilty to an insider trading scheme.​
 
Forbes
Sep 30, 2019 10:36 AM

Forbes: Christmas Comes In September, Not December, For Federal Contractors

The largest federal agencies just completed a billion-dollar, year-end spending binge that likely exceeded $100 billion.
 
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Sep 24, 2019 07:00 AM

Press Release: ‘We are watching’ – Ernst Warns Washington Bureaucrats About Their End-of-Year Spending Habits

During the biggest federal spending week of the Fiscal Year, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), who Iowans sent to Washington to cut wasteful government spending and “Make ‘Em Squeal,” is calling out binge-buying bureaucrats for their notorious, annual “use-it or lose-it” spending spree.
 
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