There are numerous Governemntal programs that perform the same or like duties, streamline them into a single deparmtent and save Billions.
Showing 19 ideas for tag "big savings"
If the Government would eliminate ALL GOVERNMENT Departments on having to spend thier alotted budgets this would save Billions of dollars and would not lead to frivilous spending to ensure they get the same amount for the upcoming year.
Standardize the management of our vehicle and equipment fleets. Currently, each agency, writes policy/regulation and has software, procedures, and management policy for their fleets. Conversely, we're all doing the same thing; tracking utilization, right-sizing, greening, tracking fuel, training, etc. On top of that, each agency is writing directives, regulations, policy, and even creating separate forms. Standardizing... more »
In a time when the government is facing possible default, it is almost criminally negligent to spend $50 billion per year subsidizing commercial software companies. Free open source software can provide direct component-for-component replacements for virtually all desktop and server software at zero cost. Support costs are irrelevant, since the government computer support employees are being paid anyway. If all PCs ran... more »