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Deportation for Federal illegal inmates

Each day, American tax payers pay approximately $62.01 per federal inmate, 45,400 in which are illegal immigrants, the majority being from Mexico. Now, let’s also keep in mind that most sentences imposed are five to ten years which will equate to tax payers spending $1,027,567,710 (one billion twenty-seven million five hundred sixty-seven thousand seven hundred ten) per year. That is just for illegal immigrants and... more »

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SORT TEAM

Eliminate the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Special Operations Response Team (SORT). Eliminating these teams across the Federal Bureau of Prisons would save tons of money for the tax payers across the country and could be used for other things. If SORT would be needed the Federal Bureau of Prisons could utilize the FBI Swat Teams, why does the Bureau need their very own team, when if needed it would be a calculated use... more »

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Eliminate Elective Surgeries for Inmates

I have worked in the prison system for over 10 years and I have to question why we spend hundreds of thousands of dollars performing elective surgeries on inmates that have lived with their conditions for years. We could eliminate millions of dollars and cut significant government spending by screening inmates on their initial incarceration and documenting their existing medical conditions. Why is the government responsible... more »

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Hunters for the hungry program

This could be used to help feed the inmate population, hunters nationwide donate hundreds of thousands of pounds of venison and other wild game to soup kitchens and what not. I am sure if they are contacted they would be more then happy to donate venison and other big game meat to the BOP. This would save the BOP Millions of dollars in Meat purchases throughout the year and is also healthier then most of the meat that... more »

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