BOP institutions haveing substantial excess lands should have UNICOR partner with landfill authorities to operate and maintain large-scale landfills on BOP excess lands. (1) inamte ideness will be reduced, (2) inamtes will learn valuable skills for use upon their return to non-confinement life, (3) the landfills gas would be the sole property of the BOP and thus create SUBSTANTIAL long-term income for the BOP.
My suggestion is to implement a $150 fee for new SSN cards and a $200 fee for replacement cards. All income from these fees will be allocated to the Social Security Trust Fund.
I find this to be a minimal fee when you take into account that most people only get a... more »
I once read that the cost of making the penny and nickel, both outweigh the actual value of the coin.
My proposal is similar to what some banks are starting to offer, in a keep the change program.
On all *CASH* purchases, the total price, after sales tax, would be rounded up to the nearest amount,... more »
Make members of Congress where patches on their clothing like NASCAR drivers to show who is giving them special interest money. This would generate money for the government through the ad revenues and would let the public know what companies and people are financing our elected officals.