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Department of Veterans Affairs

Use VTel-Net Meeting-electronic medium for training-not travel

With today's budget constraints within the federal government along with the deficit - traveling for training should be at the top of cuts proposed by all areas of the government. In 1995 while working for the Dept. of the Navy, our training consisted of Video Teleconferencing versus traveling to other cities/states in many instances. The VA recently within the past couple years has the capability of V-Tel but I don't... more »

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Department of Defense

End Military Airlift for Inspections

HQ AMC travels to units for inspections of every flying wing in the guard and reserve, as well as Active Duty. It is customary for the unit receiving the inspection to come pick up and return the evaluators at Scott AFB in the military aircraft of that unit rather than the small inspection team of 7-10 folks flying commercial. Even at $1000 a ticket, this would be $10k total. Yet a C-5 flying from Travis AFB to Scott... more »

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