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If the report results in disability being denied and or arrest those reporting gets a reward.
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I think we have way too many armored vehicles in our embassies. Granted some locations require them, but most do not. These heavy armored cars create hazards themselves and are costly to run.
If employees are already driving around in unarmored personal vehicles, then the only reason to use an armored vehicle at an embassy is for VIP visits and heads of mission. Any other use could be a waste.
Department chiefs and acquisition in -charge are spending their funds by end of the fiscal year so that they can get equally or more funds following year. Due to this they fund unwanted projects or do not attempt to save tax payer’s money and there is no motivation for a people working under him/her to speak-up on saving the tax dollars.
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The VA needs to automate the VCAA Letter. The VA asks for the Veterans e-mail address on the initial 526 claim application. When the Veteran has e-mail, we should send the VCAA Letter electronically, with annotation... more »
Since the advent of the PM function the pentagon has wasted billions and program schedules have stretched out for years. Just as in priviate industry, ther is a architect and a construction manager(to keep it simple) that run a project. let the Engineers (lead WEngineer run the project until it is designed and then let Lifecycle Inventoruy managers take over the contract oversight and spares of the sytems.
Many federal agencies use 0083 series police officers and 0085 series security guards. To name just a few; All branches of the DoD, DIA, FBI, NIST, BIA, USPS, NPS, and the Dept of the Treasury. The department... more »
Consolidate all procurement commands into a brand new single office under AT&L. Creat a entirely new procurement office staffed by buyers from Airlines and worldwide trucking and rail companies. Under one office and less then three layers of management and limit staff to less then a dozen.
Initiate Malcoln Baldridge quaity criteria in the initial project conceptualization phase to insure maximum benefit for the least costs.
Edits should be done by VA employees who work claims daily, not contractors in Washington who have never opened a Veteran's file.
Every month VA receives thousands of requests to clarify... more »