2:57 pm, July 13, 2014

FederalNewsRadio.com - Purpose of Comments statement Click to show

Hubbard Radio, LLC encourages site users to express their opinions by posting comments. Our goal is to maintain a civil dialogue in which readers feel comfortable. At times, the comment boards following articles, blog posts and other content can descend to personal attacks. Please do not engage in such behavior here. We encourage your thoughtful comments which:

  • Have a positive and constructive tone
  • Are on topic, clear and to-the-point
  • Are respectful toward others and their opinions

Hubbard Radio, LLC reserves the right to remove comments which do not conform to these criteria.

  • 4
       

  • A shame
    lonzo71
    this is another United Way theme... I've given alot since I became a Fed but after this, I'm just going to have to donate elsewhere...maybe my local community or the dog pound, I'm sure the dogs could use the meals more than the humans...
    { "Agree":"1","Funny":"1","Insightful":"1","Disagree":"-1","Offensive":"-1","Troll":"-1" }
  • 10-15% of your contribution is lost off the top
    Hidden
    Bunting, balloons, flyers, signs, and now this garbage. Donate directly. Avoid TSP like the plague. Bad enough many managers use whether or not you donate to TSP and help them meet their unofficial (and illegal) participation goals in performance ratings.
    { "Agree":"1","Funny":"1","Insightful":"1","Disagree":"-1","Offensive":"-1","Troll":"-1" }
  • Back in the '70's at Andrews AFB We Used to Call It ...
    weecosse
    The United Givers Fund - we were forced to give otherwise our name was put on a list of non-contributors for our HHQ. Each year I had to look through the list of charities to find the ones that did not have a high overhead/administrative costs so that I could maximize my contribution but they were few and far between. Another sad part was that our bosses didn't care that you gave at home, they still wanted their cut so that they could pad their reports to make the organization look good.
    { "Agree":"1","Funny":"1","Insightful":"1","Disagree":"-1","Offensive":"-1","Troll":"-1" }
  • CFC
    mpersow
    I note that the greater misuse of CFC funds occurred during the Bush administration and that Director Berry has,in fact, cut down on this waste. The misuse of funds in 2007 and 2008 can be laid directly at the feet of Kay Coles James, who spent taxpayer money freely on personal comfort items.
    { "Agree":"1","Funny":"1","Insightful":"1","Disagree":"-1","Offensive":"-1","Troll":"-1" }
  • { "Agree":"1","Funny":"1","Insightful":"1","Disagree":"-1","Offensive":"-1","Troll":"-1" }