Digital signatures will save a lot of printing for both the agencies and their grantees/ contractors. Also documents should be archived AND searchable. This increases transparency of government and financial activities.
Bigger agencies have staff knowledgeable about this issue; please help the legal offices in the smaller agencies resolve this issue.
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Just like a business, the investors (taxpayers) deserve to know how their business (government) is performing.
The expenditures should be broken down as:
Social Security $XXXXXXXXXXX
Defense Spending $XXXXXXXXXXX
The Taxpayer could click on the above category and get specifics within that category.... more »
Develop a robust communication strategy and implement it. It is a dynamic and living thing that should be giving top priority for the success of the mission.
Utilize every tool, strategy and idea available in this realm. If you do not have it, develop it. Again, clarity of purpose and transparency are... more »
Contractor rates should be based upon the General Schedule. This will allow for the government to be able to equate a contracted position to a FTE, and create greater transparency with determining how much monies are being paid in the contractor domain. Too much budget emphasis is being placed on government employee pay and not enough on contractor pay.
As it is now, if a form is sent to a field office, and someone calls the teleservice center to see that it was received, the... more »
Prove that high ranked (highly liked) ideas are submitted to agencies by posting the results of the 2011 SAVE Award campaign to the White House website.