Is it not obvious that these bureaucrats have to go? At least as many as we can get rid of. We all pool our money to PURCHASE GOVERNMENT SERVICES. Some want more and some want less service, to be sure, but can't we all agree that when it actively works to our detriment it must go?
What would you do if the housekeeper sold the silverware because you only gave her 75% of the raise she demanded? Not cut her pay, gave her a raise, just not as big as she'd have liked?