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Restore Accountability Turns Towards the Future

Restore Accountability Turns Towards the Future

This will be the last post you see under the current name, but we are not going away!

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Behind the Scene Look at Finance Committee: Republicans Work on Fitting Square Peg into Round Hole

Behind the Scene Look at Finance Committee: Republicans Work on Fitting Square Peg into Round Hole

Republican Senators had to use some advanced engineering to get their tax plans to work.

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EPA Spent $693,000 on Unused Parking Spaces

EPA Spent $693,000 on Unused Parking Spaces

The EPA spent $1.5 million on parking subsidies, nearly half went towards unused spots.

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Six Things to Know About Our $666 Billion Deficit

Six Things to Know About Our $666 Billion Deficit

The Fiscal Year 2017 results are in, and it doesn't look good.

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Q&A on the House Tax Reform Proposal

Q&A on the House Tax Reform Proposal

An explainer on what you need to know about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

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Profiles in Waste: Spooky Spending Edition

 Profiles in Waste: Spooky Spending Edition

If you see Uncle Sam this evening, you might not want to give him a treat after hearing what spooky things he bought with your tax dollars.

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Republican Robotics Need Reprogramming

Republican Robotics Need Reprogramming

America’s Fiscal Situation Has Changed. The Agenda Must Change With it.

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The Retirement Landscape is Changing, It's Time to Reevaluate

The Retirement Landscape is Changing, It's Time to Reevaluate

A new report insists Congress get to work on solving our country's retirement crisis.

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Republicans Throw in the Towel

Republicans Throw in the Towel

Republicans say no to cuts, yes to debt.

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The Congressional Budget Resolution Belongs in the Fiction Section

The Congressional Budget Resolution Belongs in the Fiction Section

Hogwarts or Capitol Hill? The Senate plays make-believe tonight.

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Congress Should Look to Moneyball for Help With Government Programs

Congress Should Look to Moneyball for Help With Government Programs

Billy Beane made analytics in baseball a necessity. Congress should follow suit.

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Profiles in Waste: GSA, Agencies Fail to Safeguard Computers for Kids

Profiles in Waste: GSA, Agencies Fail to Safeguard Computers for Kids

This week's ‘Profiles in Waste’ shines a light on the Computers for Learning program.

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Congress, Don't Feed the Elephant

Congress, Don't Feed the Elephant

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.

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EPA Spent $1.2 million on Conference Calls When They Could Have Been Free

EPA Spent $1.2 million on Conference Calls When They Could Have Been Free

It looks like no one is in charge of the EPA's conference call service, wasting millions in taxpayer dollars.

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Make Budgets (For Millennials) Great Again

Make Budgets (For Millennials) Great Again

Any budget that adds to our national debt will hurt Millennials and future generations.

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Profiles in Waste: USDA’s SNAP Payments to Prisoners

Profiles in Waste: USDA’s SNAP Payments to Prisoners

This week's ‘Profiles in Waste’ shines a light on some of USDA’s SNAP improper payments.

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Economic Growth Should Be Earned, Not Stolen

Economic Growth Should Be Earned, Not Stolen

Don't charge tax reform to the next generation.

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The Graham-Cassidy Proposal Won't Pass, But Maybe It Should

The Graham-Cassidy Proposal Won't Pass, But Maybe It Should

A Congress so out of touch with the American people should hand over the keys to health care.

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BAD BOYS: HHS Watchdogs Have Big August, Fraudsters Be Warned

BAD BOYS: HHS Watchdogs Have Big August, Fraudsters Be Warned

Billions are improperly paid out every year, but some are looking to change that.

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Democrats Can't Pick and Choose Which CBO Scores To Listen To

Democrats Can't Pick and Choose Which CBO Scores To Listen To

CBO debt outlook spells bad news for future generations...will democrats also tout that?

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