I try to pull out one or two paper towels from the dispenser and about one out of three times instead of one paper towel I get several, like six or eight. These excess paper towels fall into the trash bin below before I can catch them. And even if I do catch them, I won't need them all, and I can't... more »
Require all federal government travelers to inquire with their respective hotel whether they honor the Federal Exemption from state taxes. In most states, sales to federal, state and local governments are exempt from tax. Requiring inquiry by the traveler and following thru with completing the form could save millions of dollars in expense per year to the Federal Government.
Invest in education and training programs in economically depressed areas to create jobs
Target - Cut government employees by 25% by 2013
We have very limited space on our server for e-mail. The result is that when large files are sent, one has to spend considerable time erasing or moving e-mails in order to send an e-mai. On the other hand, Gmail and other e-mail providers have almost unlimited space. Compare a couple hundred thousand kilobytes at work to 7,308 megabytes on my Gmail account. (I am sure the security issues can be worked out).
Pretty simple, actually, just keep the dimmed overhead lights in the hallways of government office buildings all year. If it's safe enough in the summer, why not safe enough all year long? Saves money and saves energy. I assume DOL is not the only office that would be "impacted" but ALL is not an option.
Re-enact the Affirmative Action program. This will give employment balance for all Americans, making employers accountable for fair labor practices.
Many of our desks have two phone lines at them. We used to use the second phone line as a dial up but that is not used anymore. Why not eliminate extra phones at our desks?