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Feds pledge to telework in greater numbers

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For feds tired of the daily commute in and around Washington (as well as traffic choke points around the country) Telework Week has grown increasingly popular. Run by the Telework Exchange and held annually, feds pledge to telework at least part of the week. Last year there were about 40,000 pledges to telework while this year the number has increased to more than 66,000.

Here are some more tips provided by the Telework Exchange.

66,688

Total number of pledges

$5,301,811

Total amount saved by teleworking during Telework Week

6,453,604

Number of pounds of pollutants saved during Telework Week

3,226.80

Number of tons of pollutants saved during Telework Week

$265,090,568

Total amount saved by pledges teleworking for one year

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