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Department of Defense

Reduce Wasteful Year-End Spending

All of govnerment operates under an incentive to spend every last dollar appropriated for the fiscal year in order to avoid a reduced budget the following year. This results in massive amounts of wasteful spending throughout the government at year end. In order to combat this wasteful spending, enact new regulations which cap the rate of spending by all departments between fiscal quarters. For example, the cap could be... more »

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Department of the Treasury

STOP End of Year Bonus

Though this may make me wildly unpopular; stop End of Year Bonuses. True everyone likes extra money however; the greater good for America is being sacrificed for each of us to receive a small bonus. Let’s face it, on “average” every civil servant gets maybe $700 totaling in the millions; funds that could be better used applied to the debt or elsewhere. I’m certainly not a rich civil servant but I have a roof over my head,... more »

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