Department of Homeland Security

UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRATION SOLUTION: SELF FUNDED DETERRENT PREVENTING THE HIRING OF UNDOCUMENTED WORKERS

I suggest a new type of proactive solution in the form of an enforcement system to deter the hiring of undocumented workers (illegal aliens, deportable/inadmissible aliens) through self funded economic incentives (monetary rewards) generated by fines. It will encourage the public to report violators and discourage employers from hiring undocumented workers. A percentage of the fines levied on employers of undocumented ...more »

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UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRATION SOLUTION: SELF FUNDED DETERRENT PREVENTING THE HIRING OF UNDOCUMENTED WORKERS

I suggest a new type of proactive solution in the form of an enforcement system to deter the hiring of undocumented workers (illegal aliens, deportable/inadmissible aliens) through self funded economic incentives (monetary rewards) generated by fines. It will encourage the public to report violators and discourage employers from hiring undocumented workers. A percentage of the fines levied on employers of undocumented ...more »

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Default Typeset

Change all default typeset to Century Gothic, which saves 30% more ink than Arial. This would result in millions of dollars in savings for the government, with a very simple change.

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MANDATORY SCHOOL UNIFORMS FOR ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN THE U.S.A. (ELEMENTARY, PRIMARY, H.S.)

We all need to get in the habit of playing our part environmentally by reducing, reusing and recycling our waste, and if it has financial benefits then it is an even bigger bonus. If school uniforms were mandatory in every state, parents should be and would be encoraged to reuse and recycle unifroms and school sports kits because is GREEN AND SAVES MONEY! Also, school uniforms are a possitive impact on the learning enviroment. ...more »

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Purchase remanufactured printer cartridges vice new ones

Purchase remanufactured printer cartridges vice new ones. The typical cost is 25% - 60% less and could result in serious cost savings.

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Department of Commerce

Save Fuel/Reduce Federal Expense/Improve Census!

Remove address and location description restrictions from US Code Title 13, so the information can be shared over the Internet/WAN. Currently, the Census Bureau is prohibited from releasing address and location information from it's Master Address Files; which means costly field visits before each Census to bring the Master Address File up-to-date (they hire hundreds of thousands of listers, and pay mileage to them to ...more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Government-Wide Knowledge Management Initiative

The federal government should implement a knowledge management initiative across federal agencies. Knowledge Management, or "KM" for short, has recently gained significant interest in several federal agencies drawn by its potential to increase productivity and decrease redundancies and inefficiencies. KM is a way of formally evaluating an agency’s current state of knowledge capture, sharing and flow, and determining ...more »

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Department of Commerce

Work Smarter. Reduce Redundant Programs between Agencies

Work Smarter. Reduce Redundant Programs between Agencies that are duplicating efforts. Reward Collaboration by applying a percentage of the cost savings back to sharing some inter-agency funding and centralizing resources. For example, why does a small agency have to spend as much time, effort & funding on organizing a Safety Program as the larger agencies? All the rules & laws apply to everyone. Why can't there be one ...more »

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Department of Defense

Turn In Unused Office Supplies For Redistribution

I suggest you open a room in my agency and probably others to turn in office supplies and allow others to come by and get them free. Many agencies are going away from allowing employees to recycle office supplies to be reused by those in need. I constantly have excess office supplies laying around but there is no longer a way to let others know that I have them so they can get them and not have to buy new. It used to ...more »

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Got Soap???

Establish partnerships with colleges (science departments) to reduce government spending on: SOAP.

College laboratories make this daily and we pay market cost for this necessity.

This partnership could be used by colleges to reduce tuition cost or establish scholarships.

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Department of Homeland Security

Use technology to reduce international travel

Reduce international travel by leveraging and advocating the use of skype, livemeeting, and teleconference tools.

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UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRATION SOLUTION:SELF FUNDED DETERRENT PREVENTING THE HIRING OF UNDOCUMENTED WORKERS

I suggest a new type of proactive solution in the form of an enforcement system to deter the hiring of undocumented workers (illegal aliens, deportable/inadmissible aliens) through self funded economic incentives (monetary rewards) generated by fines. It will encourage the public to report violators and discourage employers from hiring undocumented workers. A percentage of the fines levied on employers of undocumented ...more »

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