Ideas Contributed [ 5 ] [+]
Amend this site to allow us to "sort by votes". I'm slowly scrolling through ideas, and it would be nice to see which ideas have already received the most votes, then I could vote & go about my way!
Stop paying EEO settlements and actual fight the charges! Our agency settles everything and so far all the cases I've seen have been false. And yet we settle. Fight the charges, remove those who "cry wolf" and watch morale improve!
Require Department officials (Secretary, Under-Secretaries) to follow Per Diem guidelines when traveling. When a VIP visited our location and I was helping them select a hotel, I was told by a Department level travel arranger that "VIPs don't have to follow Per Diem regs-they can stay wherever they want and they want X hotel". Since we had 5 VIPs visiting at once, and none of them stayed in a Per Diem cost hotel room, ...more »
It would be nice if our health insurance offered a "self plus one" option. I can either get insurance for myself or for a "family" but since we are just a family of two adults, it doesn't make financial sense to pay for the "family" insurance. I think employees would appreciate the option.
Consolidating Federal offices would save money for agencies and become more “user friendly” for the public. The average citizen could go to the lobby of this “Federal Center” and a shared receptionist could direct them to the SSA/IRS/ USDA office as needed. An online appointment center could help manage the appointments. The agencies would save money in utility and rent expenses by sharing the cost to run the building ...more »