If these countries were doing more to improve the quality of life, that would hinder the influx of people who are "just trying to make a better life."
By the way anyone who comes to the U.S., for the purposes of living, working,... more »
Turn management of some government land over to tribal authories. saving would come from lowered overhead, less salaries, and day to day costs.
Right now there is plenty of leased land to exploration and developement. The problem happens when companies sit on leases without developement. No jobs are created. No resources are made available. If we can put a limit on how long a lease can be idle, we can spur some developement or lease the land to someone interested on delevopement.
All around the nation there are cemeteries that have been abandoned. This land does not get used, the graves are often abused, and no gets taxed. Few states have a way to track abandoned cemeteries. None have a way to dispose of the land.