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Department of the Treasury

Remove coins and save production costs

Stop making nickels and pennies. The production costs of these two coins far outwiegh their usefullness.

There is also a large percentage of these fixed costs that goes to raw materials.

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Department of Housing and Urban Development

Going Green with Training Materials

Agencies repeatedly print large training volumes of training materials that are many times thrown away due to the inability transport them from the training site to the trainees work/home site. Suggest that we start providing materials on a CD or Memory Stick to eliminate the cost of printing (including binders and tabs), cost of mailing and shipping materials as well as the cost on the environment. Reduction in the... more »

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Department of Education

Smart on Education

With the amount of grants and loans the government gives to students we could stucture it better to pay for more individuals to complete college with less debt and a better outcome after graduation. Currently we are giving students loans and grants over and above their college cost. We should be paying directly to the school only for the amount of tuition, books, fees, and necessary materials. Currently we give students... more »

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