Giving oil and gas companies royalty-free fuel is a huge waste of taxpayer money.
Ryan Alexander is president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, a nonpartisan federal budget watchdog. www.taxpayer.net
The military is trying to use war funds to pay for items that have nothing to do with the fighting overseas.
It's not too late for Congress to curb the Pentagon's plans for the absurdly expensive F-35 combat jet.
It's unlikely that even one of the dozen spending bills Congress must pass will be enacted.
The widening of the Panama Canal requires a logical and coordinated response, not a feeding frenzy.
Lawmakers need to stop seeking an easy way out of the transportation spending shortfall.