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Incentivize cost reduction in execution of federal programs. Today inertia, risk averse budgeting, and the Anti-Deficiency Act lead to static, over-stated baselines as agencies and programmed budget line item managers pad (fudge) their estimates. If the extra budget is not required for intended program the funds are obligated to other administrative areas or or applied to next years programs, rolling forward a fudgable... more »
Too often, people seek to max out their per diem by staying at the nicest location that doesn't exceed the rate. Incentivize cost savings by rewarding employees half of the savings if they are able to find better rates.