Between Federal, State, and Local Governments

Prisoners should work an eight hours a day

It would be productive, rewarding, and skill building to have prisoners working while in jail. Jobs devoted to bettering our society that have little profitability margins are ideal. Some states already see some such as road clean-up; but extending it to recycling plants, recycle buried dumps, possessing plants, forest recovery. Slave labor is not intended, the idea to instill good working habits, new skills and a ...more »

Submitted by (@jss000)


14 votes

Public-Private Partnerships

Incentive to Recycle - Rebate

We all know the problem of our own trash, look at New Jersey and other communities that have to bear the burden of dealing with toxic dumps in their backyards. Here is my idea to get more people the recycle. Tax incentives would be given out to those that recycle. For the first year the taxpayer would receive a 5% rebate for recycling the whole year.For each year after the first year the incentive would increase by 1.55% ...more »

Submitted by (@dwighthuth)


8 votes