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Environmental Protection Agency

Public online FOIA

Provide an online system that allows the public access to our releasable documents. This would be simialr to the ADAMs database the Nuclear regulatory Agency operates and the public document database operated by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality. Allowing the public access to documents will reduce the time and cost it takes to respond to FOIAs, supports government transparency initiative, allows the... more »

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Social Security Administration

Combine Federal Data Centers into one Data Powerhouse

Combine all the federal agencies data under one roof. Build a data powerhouse a state-of-the-art facility that provides secure data processing services to federal agencies. The data powerhouse manages mainframe and server operations, monitors the wide area network and provides key service desk, technical support and disaster recovery services for many of the federal governments mission-critical applications.
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Department of Homeland Security

Prisons

LABOR-Develop a reasonable labor requirement to cut cost the Govt, would otherwise spend on Fed employees, contractors, or private sector. Since they are receiving better healthcare than most, cable which some still can't afford, and exercise equipment which some can't afford or are to busy working to use, we might as well educate them and give them a skill so they may positively contribute to society. Maybe in the process... more »

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Department of Transportation

Government Website Chat Representatives

Most companies that create websites for easier access to information also have a link that allows you to “chat” with a company representative. I am unaware of any assistance like that through any of the federal government websites. Most website company representatives are available to “chat” 24/7 to assist the public, although there are companies that only offer the “chat” certain times of the day. I would like to... more »

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Department of Education

Turn all Public High Schools into Vo-Techs

All Vo-Tech students leave high school with a diploma and most leave with a certification in a trade. Why are most students denied this opportunity? If the goal is to prepare students for the workforce, get kids into certification programs. They can still go to college but at least they will have usable training as a fall back.

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Social Security Administration

Allow Feds free public transportation - anytime

Using a special card/pass, allow Federal employees free public transportation. This will cut down the manpower spent on the application/approval process and the effect will be less vehicle traffic damaging the roads. It may even create more state jobs. It will encourage public transportation without all the hassle.

Yes, anytime. That will encourage Feds to use public transportation on weekends with their family... more »

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