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Legislative Branch

Require NARA to charge for Military Records

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This is a charge that is long overdue. Why is it that I can request as many records as I want at one time without paying a penny for it? The least they could do is charge $1.00 or $2.00 per record. I know it's not much and I would be willing to pay the charge. Let NARA start earning some money off of it's holdings instead of giving things away for free. After all they charge exhorbitant fees to request Civil War... more »

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Billions in savings

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Repeal Medicare Part D.The new program was never meant to be a subsidy to the pharmacutical companies but this is what it has become. The program was implemented with no intenition of funding it so it comes out of the general revenue. It is evident we can no longer afford it.

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Department of Homeland Security

Stop Minting Penny and Nickel

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Call it the Small Change Act, the most a person would ever have to contribute on a single transaction would be 9 cents.

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 »

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