The amount of work that the death payments produce is significantly higher than the payment itself. In addition, the payment is insignificant. $250 does little to nothing in compensating an individual for funeral expenses. The elimination of this provision would save the agency millions in operations costs, policy upkeep and oversight.
All measures with a payback of less than five years should be implemented immediately. These energy savings measures will reduce... more »
Beyond support there is a direct cost associated with having... more »
Cost reductions include eliminating redundant department and services. Eliminating the VA central office in Washington DC.
Lower costs of supplies and pharmaceuticals due to the combined purchasing power of the VA and DOD.
Improved inefficiencies in... more »