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Department of the Treasury

Hold Pension & Payroll for One Day in ACH Interest Bearing Accou

In administering the provisions of law relating to pay, retirement and leave of absence, the federal government is required to ensure employees and retirees receive their paychecks on or before the second Thursday following each pay period. These provisions were enacted many years ago when payroll processes were far less efficient (cashiers, paper checks, mail, etc.).

Now that virtually all federal employees and retirees... more »

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Replace Agency Employee Suggestion Programs w SAVE Award Program

Abolish antiquated agency Employee Suggestion Programs (ESPs) and redeploy agency ESP coordinators to address all agency submissions to the SAVE Award Program.

The SAVE initiative has created a virtual paradigm that is more visible than our current suggestion processes, with a community of voters, supporters, contributors and the ability for all employees to comment on a given idea. It better facilitates leveraging... more »

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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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