It's time for the third installment of waste in the legislature, brought to you by the 28th Statewide Investigating Grand Jury.

Money-saving suggestion #3: crack down on the cost of taxpayer-funded political caucuses.

The caucuses are four separate political teams that essentially run the legislature in Harrisburg -- House and Senate Democrats, House and Senate Republicans. Each has its own leaders, its own taxpayer-paid staffs, its own Web site, its own office equipment.