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2017-07-18 Government
EPA To Lay Off 8% Of Its Employees In Next 2 Months
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Posted by Besoeker 2017-07-18 04:34|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [595 views ]  Top

#1 Is this before or after the GIVERnment workers who threatened to quit if Trump was elected actually quit?
Posted by Airandee  2017-07-18 06:18||   2017-07-18 06:18|| Front Page Top

#2 Also known as a decent start.
Posted by AlanC 2017-07-18 07:35||   2017-07-18 07:35|| Front Page Top

#3 Not just talk.
Posted by Skidmark  2017-07-18 08:11||   2017-07-18 08:11|| Front Page Top

#4 Also in the article:

Paying EPA employees to leave their jobs isn’t anything new. Under former President Barack Obama, the EPA paid more than $11 million in incentives to compel 436 employees to voluntarily leave their jobs in 2014. This was done to reduce payroll expenses.

I question the motive in this case.
Posted by Pappy 2017-07-18 08:40||   2017-07-18 08:40|| Front Page Top

#5 Remember during the 'oughts' and the rotations to the ME, the Army finally got authorized up to 530,00 or so. Now its back down to 480,000. How about using that as a slide for cutting the other departments?
Posted by Procopius2k 2017-07-18 08:53||   2017-07-18 08:53|| Front Page Top

#6 Put a zero behind the 8 and we will have a good size of what it should actually be.
Posted by DarthVader 2017-07-18 09:00||   2017-07-18 09:00|| Front Page Top

#7 Now move the headquarters somewhere nice, like Gary, Indiana.
Posted by Raj 2017-07-18 10:31||   2017-07-18 10:31|| Front Page Top

#8 (EPA) will lay off more than 1,200 employees over the next two months

Most likely they will become lobbyists, consultants and members of a "think tank."
Posted by JohnQC 2017-07-18 10:58||   2017-07-18 10:58|| Front Page Top

#9 ..and no AC from Memorial Day till the first full moon after Labor Day.
Posted by Procopius2k 2017-07-18 10:59||   2017-07-18 10:59|| Front Page Top

#10 Nowmove the headquarters somewhere nice, like Gary, Indiana.

Better yet, Adak Alaska.
Posted by jvalentour 2017-07-18 17:40||   2017-07-18 17:40|| Front Page Top

#11 And what do you have against Adam?
Posted by Sock Puppet of Doom 2017-07-18 19:14||   2017-07-18 19:14|| Front Page Top

#12 Dammit, freaking auto spell thingee on my new IPad.

So what do you have against Adak?
Posted by Sock Puppet of Doom 2017-07-18 19:15||   2017-07-18 19:15|| Front Page Top

#13 Why Adak or Gary?

I hear there's plenty of room in the Marianas Trench.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2017-07-18 21:55||   2017-07-18 21:55|| Front Page Top

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