Articles by Alexander, Ryan
Congress has to provide leadership to ensure that limited dollars are spent wisely.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is one federal agencies that seems to excel at wasting taxpayer money.
The tax code is littered with special interest provisions that reward or incentivize specific industries or activities.
If both sides insist on making political points rather than focusing on solutions we aren't going to be in any better situation a year from now.
The sequester was supposed to spur Congress to end the same old way of doing business, but now it just gives the Defense Department special privileges.
It's clear that rather than making difficult decisions, Congress is going to let indiscriminate cuts equally slice the good and the bad.
Congress can't continue shirking its own rules and must address the country's deficit.
Republicans and Democrats must keep reaching across party lines, finding agreement where they can, and moving forward.
Improving the way our government buys goods and services is an ongoing challenge, but it will save taxpayer dollars for years to come.
We must end market distorting subsidies that make rich businesses richer and crowd out the little guys.