Streamlining the Bureaucracy. Presidential Memorandum : Office of the President of the United States , September 11, , 1993
September 11, 1993
Office of the President of the United States
From the document: “Consistent with the National Performance Review's recommendation to reduce the executive branch civilian work force by 252,000, or not less than 12 percent, by the close of fiscal year 1999, I hereby direct each head of an executive department or agency to prepare, as a first step, a streamlining plan to be submitted to the Director of the Office of Management and Budget not later than December 1, 1993.