For a quick calculation of the saving:10hrs (2hrs per day x 5 days) per employee multiplied x (#of federal employees+ #of local staff) x average hourly salary/wage per hour.
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There is no reason why the gov't should be paying for free flu shots when most employees have access to health care thru their jobs and the majority of these plans offer free or reduced price flu shots as part of their coverage. In addition, most feds are outside of the "high risk" population.
Prove that high ranked (highly liked) ideas are submitted to agencies by posting the results of the 2011 SAVE Award campaign to the White House website.
Turn off lights that are not in use. This can be done manually, with sensors or by utilizing daylight. This will save money, energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The military ,every year moves hundreds of thousands of members just for career advancement.The taxpayer not only foots the bill for the expensive move but also in the 2-3 months of lost productivity Cut these permanent change of station moves by 2/3. Raise the time on station limit to 6 years before someone can move to another base.