National tax rebates for renters and owners for beautification and edible peace gardens in yards, on roofs and balconies
Rain water catchment barrels are provided by national subsidies to local water utilities like garbage companies provide trash bins.
Gray water system rebates and gray water installation instruction and jobs get government funding - funded by a new Natural Gas Contaminating
Community gardens in every urban neighborhood have goats and chickens, funded by a Monsantos and Walmart Grotesqueness tax and fines.
All public schools get electronic books and 2 annual fundraisers (holiday season for electives and end of year - for building repairs). All Private
schools must contribute 10% of all funding raised during their fundraisers to lowest income public schools in their state.
Solar panel requirement on every commercial / government building, wind farms requirements on all government properties and tidal power generators at
all appropriate harbors. All funded by new oil and energies speculators tax.
All high school seniors are required to spend last 2 months of school year in developing country exchange program teaching english or farming. Funded
by the Real estate and mortgage broker neighborhood beautification and appreciate America 1% tax.
All college graduates are required to spend 1 year doing minimum wage internship starting at the bottom rank in their field in a non-resident State or
abroad. Funded by new Fortune 500 tax. Fortune 500 is required to create a task force of college / job counsellors to place all college graduates
with Bachelor degrees. And without this internship completed students are not allowed to apply for Masters programs. (This year away can be done in
the middle of college or immediately after graduation)
NYSE /Nasdaq companies are no longer allowed to lay off employees without paying for a 2 month green jobs training course for each one.
All unemployed US citizens over 30 are required to take a 2 month green jobs training course in order to receive unemployment benefits and medical
care. Funded by Marijuana tax.
Allow legalization of marijuana.
Housing 33% of total household income law. In order to buy or rent a place - proof of combined household income must be 66% more than monthly
Native American people's clean air and soil tax. All major polluters and energy companies and energy equity broker and speculator companies and
lobbyists will be charged a 1% tax and money will go to Native American communities for schools and farming, fishing, pelting, weaving, sewing, arts,
communications, engineering.. improvements.
Part-time and work from home tax incentives for large corporations for parents and disabled citizens.
Independent contractors annual minimum of $12,000 / year exemption (but with flat affordable fee). Employers must declare everyone.
Immigrants are all legalized and charged taxes and allowed to travel home and back to visit family. But must all have bank accounts with minimums
after first year and contribute to health care insurance system.
75/25 mandate says everyone has buy 75% of made in USA products for 4 years and only 25% of what you buy can be exotic and foreign imports (coupon
gas tax - with $ going to bus and trams system improvements and implementation.
Mandate recycling programs for entire US and charge non-recycled garbage tax - with $ going to trains improvements and installations.
allow same sex marriages and divorces (to help keep lawyers employed
allow same sex adoption and foster care options (and require stricter screening to heteros and same sex).
Drug lord tax - all drug lords that wish to use an amnesty to launder an amount of their money (as at some point all robber barons do) must pay a 25%
drug lord tax. This money will be used to fund foster care centers.
Combine senior and foster care centers and government funding. Employ willing capable seniors to tutor and babysit foster kids.
Combine all animal rescue shelters and prisons. Employ willing prisoners to care, heal and train strays.
Prison tax - all companies using prison labor must pay a 15% tax that goes to yoga, meditation, art, literacy, communications, gardening, farming,
prison beautification and green jobs skills training courses in prisons.
Require all military personnel (regardless of rank) to spend 1 week/year constructing/repairing and working as crossing guards for local grammar
schools in war torn countries. Paid for by the Pentagon's Independent Contractors 1% Tax. If we can pay for protecting pipelines we can pay for
protecting kids. Kids and happy soldiers make great think different ambassadors.
Drivers licenses are at 18. Learning permits are 16-18 but come with large embarrassing decal for car. Fines for noncompliance all go to driver's
ed fund for public schools. Driver's ed hours are increased by 100%
All high school graduates and drop outs are required to do one of the 4 following options in order to be eligible to get a drivers license: (after
completing this - they have free will to destroy their lives however they wish
ahh youth... wasted on the young.
1) be enrolled into a college or
2) be enrolled into a 3 hour per week volunteer program with a registered, government approved nonprofit. FOR 1 YEAR or
3) be enrolled in military service or
4) be enrolled into an 8 hour per week work apprenticeship program with a registered government approved small or medium sized business. Funded by
the Small and Medium Business Employer's Aid Act. Any hours over 8 hrs/week must be covered by the employer.
A new Biotech and High tech 1% industry tax for all profits made from drugs that have been tested by populations in developing countries. And for all
profits made from ewaste disposed of in developing countries. Money goes to the Small and Medium Business Employer's Aid Act.
Lawyers tax - a 1% tax on all annual income goes to the Small and Medium Business Employer's Aid Act.
Local business incentive act - municipalities that get to the 75% (local or US) /25% (exotic foreign) of local shopping, manufacturing and commerce
get federal funding incentives. Money is used for 'Get to know your neighborhood businesses and your neighbors - campaigns' so that tough times
don't collapse neighborhoods again.
Bankers tax - a 2% tax on all banks annual income and an additional 5% tax on all bank and brokerage execs personal income (including stock) - to
amend for this decade. Money would go to a fund for US infrastructure jobs (roads, communications, railways, bridges, school building repairs,
libraries, tech upgrades). Only US citizens (even though all immigrants were now legal) could apply.
I would charge a $1M disclosure fee - for rich people who wanted to go through top secret government files. There would also be a $1,000 - 500 person
/ year lottery and 10 person essay contest for those who could prove that they couldn't afford $1000, but eagerly fulfilled all the necessary
requirements. The money would be used to set up a fund for the Awakening Act that gently eased the public into The Know for what's in the pipeline
of upcoming events with the gentlest and kindest of methods. This truthfulness campaign would encourage input from the inspired citizens and big
brother watchdogs and let the sheep go on with their daily lives unscathed.
National Festival of Music and Dance Day - September equinox of every year - all restaurants / bars and community gathering places, theaters, parks
etc. have a celebration of music. If any company or organization's proceeds exceed $250,000 on that night a 1% tax goes to the National Arts fund
for public schools K-12.
Federal generics and homeopathy campaign - a 1% tax on all generic and natural remedies that goes to a National awareness campaign and a research
study and alternative look at ADD - for negative effects on prescription drugs for kids.
that's just a start