As a member of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Congressman Russell is proud to release the Waste Watch, which documents 10 different situations where the federal government spent taxpayer dollars - or allowed them to be spent - unwisely. The purpose of this publication is to expose government waste and find opportunities to reduce unnecessary spending in the future.

Waste Watch No. 8: January 2018

Waste Watch No. 7: June 2017

Waste Watch No. 6: December 2016

Waste Watch No. 5: September 2016

Waste Watch No. 4: February 2016

Waste Watch No. 3: October 2015

Waste Watch No. 2: July 2015

Waste Watch No. 1: April 2015

If you're interested in submitting a tip of federal waste, fraud, and abuse for the next edition of Waste Watch, email All submissions and documents will be kept confidential.

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