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 »
A national lottery, like those held in Europe, could generate many b/millions to help keep education, social and entitlement programs afloat. We need to think bigger and broader with ideas not only for saving money but for generating revenue.
I worked for a state lottery for a few years. There's no reason that the lottery concept couldn't transfer to a national stage.