EXOP - Office of Management and Budget
The Office of Management and Budget could require that all travellers submit a tax exempt form for hotel stays.... more »
The US has been faced with a teetering economy that has been trying to stabilize itself. In order for the US to sustain itself we must first begin by addressing the national debt and our current spending practices.
A proposal on how the... more »
This idea falls under cost avoidance. DoD installations pay for waste disposal, and an in-vessel composter would pay for itself in less than 4-7 years (depending on solid waste disposal prices at each location).
The composter would also provide mulch and landscaping materials that would provide further cost... more »
Mandate Eco Font on all Federal correspondence, reports, memoranda, and forms.
The "eco font" has microscopic holes in each letter, and saves in printing costs. The font could be loaded onto each Federal Government computer so that users would have it readily available when creating documents.
All govt dept's spending should be dynamically updated to respective dept. web portal and availabile for public. Public goes through the spending and can question each penny spent by authorities which brings accountability to every nickel and dime spent and that fixes excessive spending.
At Social Security Administration, the National Computer Center already uses this method successfully. very few or no hardcopies of documents need to be printed as everyone can pull up the information on their laptop!
I suggest that agencies switch to laptops for their current workstation... more »