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April 2, 2011 | 2,910 views | 2 comments

From: George Rodriguez
President San Antonio Tea Party
GRodri3615@aol.com

The federal debt continues to climb at the rate of $5 billion per day. The ability to address this catastrophic trend will take courage and imagination on the part of all elected officials in Washington, D.C. If OUR (emphasis on “we the people”) political leadership doesn’t take immediate and profound action soon, we could be in an irreversible flood of debt.

Continuing Resolutions (CR) now used by the majority party can be refined to do the much needed liposuction upon the body of the federal government. To this end the Tea Party supports the following tactics to assist with this delicate but demanded procedure. The following should be adopted as soon as possible in order to reduce the risk of fiscal crisis as cited by the Congressional Budget Office last July:

Each CR must contain in it the involuntary, non-compensated furlough of whole Federal departments for not less than one week. To that end it is recommended that the next CR contain a furlough for the entire Department of Labor. This will do two things; first it will save the taxpayer’s money, second it will demonstrate to the public that there are federal departments that do not affect their lives whatsoever and therefore are un-needed.

The next CR should furlough the Department of Education for one week. This will prove to the public that schools don’t shut down if the Dept. of Education is not at work. This should be followed by the Department of Transportation with the exception of the FAA.

With each subsequent CR a new departments or agencies must be furloughed.

Here are good examples of portions of the federal government which can be furloughed with no effect upon the health and safety of the American public:

Dept. of Commerce with the exception of the National Weather Service
Dept. of Energy with the exception of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Department of Agriculture with the exception of USDA Food Safety Inspectors
Department of the Interior with the exception of the Bureau of Mines

Below is a list of over 100 additional government agencies from A to V to furlough:

· American Battle Monuments Commission
· Appalachian Regional Commission
· Architect of the Capitol
· Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (Access Board)

· Archives (National Archives and Records Administration)
· Arctic Research Commission
· Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
· Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

· Bureau of Engraving and Printing
· Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)
· Bureau of the Census
· Bureau of Transportation Statistics

· Commission of Fine Arts
· Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
· Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
· Copyright Office

· Corporation for National and Community Service
· Council of Economic Advisers
· Delaware River Basin Commission
· Denali Commission

· Department of the Interior (DOI)
· Domestic Policy Council
· Economic, Business and Agricultural Affairs (State Department)
· Economic Adjustment Office

· Economic Analysis, Bureau of
· Economic Development Administration
· Economic Research Service
· Economics & Statistics Administration

· Endangered Species Committee
· Energy Information Administration
· English Language Acquisition Office
· Farm Service Agency

· Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board
· Federal Citizen Information Center (FCIC)
· Federal Geographic Data Committee
· Federal Highway Administration

· Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight
· Federal Housing Finance Board
· Federal Interagency Committee for the Management of Noxious and Exotic Weeds
· Federal Interagency Committee on Education

· Federal Interagency Council on Statistical Policy
· Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, National Commission
· Fish and Wildlife Service
· Food and Nutrition Service

· Foreign Agricultural Service
· Foreign Claims Settlement Commission
· Forest Service
· Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board

· Geological Survey (USGS)
· Government National Mortgage Association
· Government Printing Office (GPO)
· Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

· Health Resources and Services Administration
· Helsinki Commission (Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe)
· Housing and Urban Development Department (HUD)
· Indian Arts and Crafts Board

· Institute of Peace
· Inter-American Foundation
· International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB)
· International Trade Administration (ITA)

· International Trade Commission
· James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
· Japan-United States Friendship Commission
· Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries

· Library of Congress
· Marine Mammal Commission
· Maritime Administration
· Merit Systems Protection Board

· Millennium Challenge Corporation
· Morris K. Udall Fndtn: Scholarship and Excellence in Nat'l Environmental Policy
· National Agricultural Statistics Service
· National Capital Planning Commission

· National Cemetery Administration (Veterans Affairs Department)
· National Endowment for the Arts
· National Endowment for the Humanities
· National Gallery of Art

· National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
· National Technical Information Service
· National Telecommunications and Information Administration
· Natural Resources Conservation Service

· Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission
· Office of Compliance
· Office of Science and Technology Policy
· Office of Scientific and Technical Information

· Overseas Private Investment Corporation
· Open World Leadership Center
· Parole Commission (Justice Department)
· Patent and Trademark Office

· Postal Regulatory Commission
· Presidio Trust
· Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office
· Railroad Retirement Board

· Risk Management Agency (Agriculture Department)
· Research, Education and Economics (Agriculture Department)
· Research and Innovative Technology Administration (Transportation Dept)
· Selective Service System

· Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation
· Stennis Center for Public Service
· Susquehanna River Basin Commission
· Transportation Statistics, Bureau of

· U.S. International Trade Commission
· U.S. Trade and Development Agency
· U.S. Trade Representative
· Veterans Day National Committee
 
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