Working to become non-dependent should be the goal of many SSI receipents. Any condition, that is not life threatnening or not expected to last longer than 3 years should be required to provide proof of job and developmental training. After one year of a claimant receiving adult SSI benefits, it should be required that the receipent enrolls in some type of development program that would help them achieve goals or income. ...more »
The Government could save $3.7 billion for using open source software. When we consider the cost of staying with proprietary software, including the cost of downtime due to viruses, faulty software and waiting for the next release to fix bugs, moving to Open Source is an obvious strategy for our government.