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Just a few ideas - Technology, Embrace Changes

Technology needs to be embraced throughout the Government. Too many federal workers use the "this is how it has always been" which is a problem. Within ASC, we use different contracting software than the rest of the DoD. This causes additional workers to support two softwares that do the SAME thing. The federal workers need to embrace change and efficiency or none of this will work. Don't allow people to just hang on... more »

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BRAC Military Base Closures

The GAO report GAO-01-971 stated the four rounds of base closure and realignment (BRAC) actions that occurred in 1988, 1991, 1993, and 1995, saved the DoD a net savings of $15.5 Billion through FY01 and $6.1 Billion annually thereafter. Consolidating the military departments' common functions, including commands, headquarters, training and operational locations would vastly improve DoD functionality, communications,... more »

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Close Camp Pendleton and Sell the Real Estate

Camp Pendleton is a sprawling swath of prime ocean-front real estate in southern California. If it was just undeveloped land to be sold, it would be worth $ billions - literally. Is Camp Pendleton unique in its mission? Can the mission of Campleton be relocated to another base, and have the federal government cash in on the potential profit to be made for the desirable real estate.

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