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Department of Health and Human Services

Make Better Use of HHS' Rented Space

HHS is renting space in Frederick, Maryland for its COOP (Continuity of Operations) emergency use. The warehouse, fully outfitted with special heavy duty IT systems capacity, desks, break rooms, telephones, laptops, changing rooms, bathroom facilities, etc, is enormous and EMPTY 99% of the time. We must be paying a lot for this overflow space which may never be used. Let's offer it as an alternate telecommuting and AWS... more »

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Department of Defense

Disallow High Level “Leaders” Alternate Work Schedules

Several DoD/Military bases have implemented “alternate work schedules” (AWS) that allow workers to work 9-hour days (5-4-9) and “earn” every other Friday off. I’m all for morale-boosting programs for the WORKERS. Unfortunately, certain select high-salaried “managers”, “supervisors”, and “officers” are allowed to take advantage of this as well. This should not be the case. These “leaders” were supposedly selected for these... more »

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Department of Defense

Alternate Work Schedule & Telework Mandate

With roughly two million federal civilian employees, of which 15% (~300,000+) work in the Washington DC Metro area, demand put on the daily infrastructure (I-66, I-95, etc) is substantial. Currently, most personnel would work a normal 40 hour work week (5 days x 8 hours). If an AWS (Alternate Work Schedule) was put in place, where each employee would work eight, 9 hour days and one, 8 hour day per pay period, this would... more »

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