If our pay checks become higher, we have a higher incentive to spend. People will spend more of their savings and consumption will increase, which will ultimately increase revenue from taxes.
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This idea applies to ALL federal agencies. All federal employees and visitors should pay the market rate for parking at ALL federal owned and leased buildings. This will encourage the use of public transportation, telecommuting, and carpooling. It will reduce traffic congestion and cost of road maintenance. It will reduce the federal budget deficit.
If we could cut the amount of money we put into professional sports events and the amount of pay we give athletes to play. We could help the national debt and not have to worry about destroying the middle and lower class americans life.
Lower the deficit by lowering the US debt by getting foreign countries holding US debt to hire US rock bands.
Enlist US rock bands to tour internationally, especially China and Korea, two of the countries to which we owe a lot of our debt, in exchange for PR and other intangible value.