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RECOUPMENT OF FEDERAL FUNDS

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I have worked in Acquistions, Assistance and Finance sections of the Federal Government for DoD and EPA. We award many Federal dollars to State & Tribal, Non-Profit, and Universities recipients for approved projects. Twice a year we are taxed with examinig outstanding issues in which the recipients have not drawndown funds for one reason or another. This becomes a problem at the end of the award with outstanding funds... more »

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READ THIS IMPROVED IDEA! WHY LEAD A HORSE TO WATER WITH A CANTEEN IN YOUR POCKET?

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My idea is simple, yet encompasses a variety of our collective thoughts: LET US PRACTICE WHAT WE PREACH! Why do I have 3 fluorescent lights above my cubicle, and 2 more on each side of my desk? Let's reduce the lights and use more energy-efficient, longer-lasting bulbs. Natural light is free and has health benefits, which enables employees to be more productive (productivity = $$$)! All faucets and toilets in our buildings... more »

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FUND WATERSENSE! You know the VALUE OF CLEAN WATER, but do you really know its TRUE COST?

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Similar to Energy Star, WaterSense is a voluntary partnership program developed by EPA that seeks to promote water efficiency and conservation through increasing the market for water-efficient products with demonstrated exceptional performance, while also encouraging innovative marketing low water-use practices. Also like Energy Star, WaterSense allows products that are tested and proven to meet EPA specifications to... more »

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