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Department of Veterans Affairs

Save paper (extra copies for VSOs)

Veteran Service Organizations (VSO) receive copies of correspondence that is sent to the veteran by the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA). With the move toward transparency in government the VSOs have been granted access to VBA computer systems that contain copies of these correspondence letters. In a recent VSO briefing to the Seattle Regional Office the VSO representative informed us that they don't keep the... more »

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Department of Transportation

Fee for paper processing of required reporting

Currently the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) requires railroads to report safety data. Much of this information is still submitted in paper form, even though the mechanism exists for electronic submittal. But the government just allows this. Furthermore, we pay contractors to process the paper forms into electronic forms for storage in our database. There is no need for this expensive step when the capability... more »

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