Implement a Federal Lottery where the proceeds are used to reduce the national deficit
Many Federal retirees are ready to help the President reduce the debt and control the deficit. we were unable to tell the waste in our Depts. until we retired but can now. Let us submit SAVE awards.
update the 1940s disability regs we use to reflect current medical advances - we could save billions and put people back to work many are not fully disabled under current medical regs.
Rounding all US Govt transactions & scaling back coins (pennies & nickels & dimes) production.
Currently we all get a private room. If we would double up when we travel it could potentially save millions and only a small inconvienence to the employee,
You would save money by. Stop giving all empolyees a hard copy of their pay checks. When the pay stub is already online under MyPay. Then if they need a copy, we can print it.
Put the federal budget on the web in a way that allows like/dislike votes and comments.
Simply issue commercial credit cards that earn cash back or miles and then reinvest (miles could go toward all the government travel that is used and would continue to accumulate and make sure frequent flyer miles and hotels issue points as in commercial use.
I routinely travel on required training. The "SATO" travel office has paid $1500.00 for a recent trip to Alabama. I purchased an exact ticket for my wife for $320.00.
This is a routine OVER PAYMENT process.
*Have government employee make their own flight utilizing GCC.
Based on experience and observation ther are numerous overtimes in departments e.g. twohours before starting time and sometimes after working hours not only in the above agencies but also in the TSA and Border Patrol areas.
The rationale should be utmost necessity or emergency and justifiable by proper auathorities.... more »