Department of State

Passport and Visa Fraud 1-800 HOTLINE

My idea is to improve the efficiency of reporting Passport and Visa Fraud. Persons who obtain or attempt to obtain a U.S. Passport by fraudulent means attempt to disguise their identity in order to aid in the commission of serious crime(s). I suggest establishing a CENTRAL HOTLINE to report fraud tips directly to the U.S. Department of State. By encouraging the public to submit their tips, this will allow honest, law... more »

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Legislative Branch

Identity Theft

Enact legislation requiring any business that utilizes photocopy machines to destroy or otherwise completely remove all of the data stored on the harddrives currently installed in virtually every modern-day photocopier prior to selling or disposing of the machines. Although many manufacturers offer software aimed at completely deleting data from the internal storage devices for an additional fee, companies purchasing... more »

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Department of Justice

Review the "3-Strike" ruling

Thousands (or 10's of thousands) of people are being unnecessarily imprisoned under the 3-strike ruling. It is costing the Government and the taxpayers billions of dollars, ruining families, creating huge corporate penal institutions and putting people on the street (to commit possibly worse crimes) once they are released because they have no job. I do believe that there are "residivist" criminals, but a blanket 3 offense... more »

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