"Let's aim for half and see how it works out, and then maybe we'll want to go further," Myron Ebell said now that he has returned to his position as director of the Center for Energy and Environment at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. Ebell left the Trump transition team a week ago.
The agency currently employs 15,000 people. I think capping the agency at 1,000 would be a good goal.
Hat tip: BadBlue Real-Time News.