To encourage the telework program, stop subsidies for commuting. To encourage electronic meetings, lower the per diem rate for travel
End all ethanol subsidies. This is one of the worst "green" ideas ever. Any farmer could tell you how hard corn is on the soil, and how many pesticides have to be used to produce a quality product. We shouldn't be using a food source to develop energy.
2009 Dairy subsidies were $1,147,695,434
1998 they were $9,285,369
They don't need to be so high.
We're compensated fairly, why should taxpayers pay for us to get to and from work every day? In the building I work at, there are approximately 4,000 employees. Quarterly transportation benefits ranging from $150 to $290 per person adds up to millions of dollars spent each year...and this is one building! As public servants, we should be asked to shoulder more of the burden of this economy. Let's pay our own way to get ...more »
Cancel by legislation and adminstative action, all subsidies to USEC. Eliminate the obvious subsidies, and the hidden ones, like sweetheart deals. USEC was supposed to be in the Private sector, not a continual drag on the body politic.
Don't make DOE the "bleeding horse" that keeps getting bled to keep USEC in good shape.
Eliminate all Subsidies for all companies in America. This is a free Market economy. If a company cannot make it then they should fail. It is not my job nor any other tax payer to prop them up to keep them in business for a product that is not selling.
Why should we pay someone NOT to farm? That makes no sense whatsoever. Let the market bear what the farmer earns. If the market is not there then I as a tax payer should not have to prop them up. Let them earn a living doing something else.