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Department of Justice

UNICOR revenue generation

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.

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Department of Health and Human Services

Free child care

This is similar to another welfare to work suggestion, but slightly different. Establish free child care centers (daycare) on a first come first serve basis for anyone regardless of income. Some people pay as much as $200 per week for daycare in the summer months especially. Trained and supervised welfare recipients could man the daycare. Work for minimum wage for the number of hours it takes to equal their monthly... more »

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Department of Commerce

Start Government Thrift Stores

So we have the Salvation Army and Goodwill where people make donations of their personal belongings for others to purchase, why not start a government thrift store for items no longer in use by government offices? This is a great way to re-use items that often get thrown out. This would also generate income for the government to help pay off the national deficit. You could take all the DRMO items and turn them into profit... more »

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