-The public time
- Employee/manpower time- staffs could be decreased in some offices through attrition and retirement.
- We can also decrease the size of our lobbies saving rental space.
- Allowing them to print out the document could save... more »
Indian Tribes are an eligible entity for FEMA reimbursement for damages caused by a disaster. This is not the issue. FEMA has in the past paid for repairs to their casinos which is a profiting business and should not be covered by tax dollars for reimbursement of repairs caused by a disaster. The totals are probably in the 100s of millions. A policy change needs to be made and this needs to be addressed.
Encourage employees to choose the lowest hotel rate below the Per Diem by giving them 10% of the amount below the Per Diem. Example, if the Per Diem is $200 and the final hotel bill is $100, the traveler would receive 10% of the amount below the Per Diem - $10.
Allow tax free and penalty free withdrawal of Thrift Savings Plan retirement savings for retiring employees. The option to withdraw TSP funds tax free and penalty free would allow employees to receive a buy-out without it costing current revenue.
We may be using Fluorescent light bulbs, but we should continue to alternate bulb use like we did prior to using Fluorescent light bulbs. We should keep some lights bulbs Off while others light bulbs are On (alternating bulbs). Thus still providing enough lighting to do the job while conserving Electricity; Reducing lighting where necessary.
I noticed people wearing coats/sweaters in the summer. By setting thermostat back up to 10 degrees saves up to 20% on Cooling/Heating bill. We conserve energy where ever possible at home; the same should apply at work.
To often executives get HUGE bonsues that are off the backs of thier employees. If you are at the SES level, there should be no reason you should get a bonus that is comperable or more than an employee'(s) salary for an entire year.
Far to long Companies have been able to get tax breaks that are not needed and have been exempt in paying Billions of Dollars in taxes. This should be stopped immediately.