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Department of Defense

Stop Waste Spending (Landscaping, Large TVs, Construction Projec

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Spend money towards defense instead of no value added spending. Billions are being spent across DoD on unnecessary landscaping, flat screen TV’s, construction projects, etc… Create a culture were saving money is a priority instead of spending. First, visit several installations identifying wasteful spending habits (i.e. landscaping, large flat screen televisions, not needed computers, not needed construction). Many... more »

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Department of Defense

Change Fiscal Spending and Add it to Evaluations

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I recommend changing the military fiscal policy so that an organization can have money at the end of the fiscal year and for it to not only be ok, but also be encouraged by making it a high priority item on evaluations (OPRs/EPRs, Civ Appraisals).

I think the best way would be to let an organization keep their unspent money and top their coffer back up to their allotted budget. (I.e. an organization with that has... more »

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Department of Defense

Federal Employee Leave Without Pay (LWOP) Program

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Recommend creating either a voluntary or mandatory program for all Federal Government agencies to allow or force employees to take Leave Without Pay (LWOP) on specific predetermined dates 5 times per year. Dates selected would be just prior to or immediately following existing Federal Government paid holidays with no penalty to the employee or agency other than the loss of pay or matching agency budget reduction with... more »

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Eliminate end of contract spend down

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Ways to encourage saving money from being spent at end of contract or end of fiscal year:
1. Allow for contract extensions based on funds remaining. This will encourage the funds to be used as intended rather than wasted uselessly.
2. Financial incentives for funds saved at end of contract. Similar to bonus policies in some private corporations: pay out a percentage of the money saved (with a reasonable cap) to all employees... more »

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