These are basic products (paper, pens, power cords, post-its etc.) which any entity - public or private - requires to conduct a successful business. The items are mostly small in per-unit-price, yet when extrapolated to support... more »
Gravity-powered tray/bin returns are used at most European airports. The devices are usually just a pair of sloped rails. When a passenger finishes their screening, he/she simply places the bins he/she used on these sloped rails. The empty bins then slide, via gravity, back to the unsecured side of the checkpoint. The empty bins are then utilized... more »
Require the director of the Rural Housing Service mortgage program to refinance all subsidized mortgages so that the subsidized payment on interest can capture the current low interest rates in the housing market. The government's subsidy will be lower for many mortgages because of the current low interest rates in the housing market..
Responding to traditional notice-and-comment rulemaking required by the Administrative Procedure Act takes a substantial amount of effort for both the agency and submitters. For each rulemaking, the agency must address hundreds and sometimes thousands of comments submitted by the public to determine if the comment is substantive and whether the comment is the same or similar to that of other submissions.... more »
Allow Employee Teams to Submit Idea.
Similar to employees pooling their dollars to buy a lottery ticket, employees could unleash the potentiality and the dynamic energy of the brain power of a group to generate viable ideas to: improving the quality of output at lower costs, simplifying processes to reduce administrative burden, or improving the speed of government operations to improve efficiency.
This financial incentive would launch the potentiality and the dynamic energy of the brain power of more than 2-million federal employees located around the world.
What should be the amount of the financial incentive for an individual winner or group... more »