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TCSTesticular Cancer Survivors
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TCSTrain Control System
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And Taxpayers for Common Sense and the Taxpayers Protection Alliance noted at the same time that the new DoD appropriations bill, just signed into law, was already stuffed with hundreds of earmarks costing billions of dollars.
Taxpayers for Common Sense is a member of the, a coalition of environmental, insurance and other groups that promote environmentally responsible, fiscally sound approaches to natural catastrophe policy.
A Taxpayers for Common Sense analysis released this week called the bill ''a missed opportunity to reform management of our nation's infrastructure in a fiscally responsible manner.''
"While we're happy Congress is finally getting its work done albeit more than three months late -- this is not how legislation that is funding all of government should be done," Steve Ellis, vice president for Taxpayers for Common Sense, said in an e-mail.
Taxpayers for Common Sense noted that Congress and President Barack Obama were responsible for the August 2011 budget and debt limit deal that included the potentially harmful automatic spending cuts scheduled to begin in January with a $109 billion installment.
From 2004 to 2008, Taxpayers for Common Sense reports, Stevens had a hand in 891 Alaska-benefiting earmarks worth $3.2 billion.
Ted Stevens (R-Alaska), who is facing federal corruption charges, managed to win more special-interest spending for his state this year than any other lawmaker, according to the nonpartisan budget watchdog Taxpayers for Common Sense. Wilke reported in yesterday's Washington Wire that according to spending bills just released, he scored more than $238.5 million in earmarks.
Still, the coalition "are the ones that are getting the credit for the money," notes Steve Ellis, vice president of Taxpayers for Common Sense. "It's essentially one hand washing the other."
government's budget usually has a few lines to make even the most complacent taxpayer's blood boil, and, each year, the watchdog group Taxpayers for Common Sense (TCS) makes it its job to wade through the somewhat daunting legalese of the federal budget to find them.
Taxpayers for Common Sense, a nonpartisan budget watchdog group, called Congress's $62 billion emergency appropriation for hurricane relief "a multi-billion dollar magnet for waste and abuse." The organization is monitoring relief and recovery contracts at its website,
Keith Ashdown of the nonpartisan watchdog group Taxpayers for Common Sense calls the Eskimo loophole a "magnet for mischief." The Government Accountability Office has launched a probe into whether federal agencies are paying far more for contracts than they should.