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Department of Defense

Restructure Civilian PCS Travel Payments

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Currently the PCS Travel function for Civilians is extremely overtaxed. Most of the travel is paid for by the civilian itself (already taxed money) and reimbursed at a later date. This reimbursement has taxes withheld just like a regular paycheck. Then every year come March & April the DoD-DFAS Civilian PCS Travel Department must spend thousands of man hours processing a particular claim called the "RITA claim."... more »

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Department of Transportation

Make Space A Travel more Accessible

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Work on making Space A travel for active duty and possible retired military families more available. Establish a easier booking system and allow these members to pay much smaller fees but be able to use flights accordingly to get from point A to point B with agreed sacrifices that comes with flying on Space A flights. This allows money to be spent back into the flight syaytem and allows members to use a service otherwise... more »

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Department of Defense

Get rid of AMC Rodeo

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AMC Rodeo is an international airlift competition that takes place every other year at McChord AFB, WA. On paper, the event probably costs $1-2 million. In reality, it's probably closer to a half billion. Mobility aircrews from each AMC base spend 4-6 months doing nothing but practicing--going tdy, practicing short field landings and aerial refueling. AF brass will say "great, more training for our crews". Wrong.... more »

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