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The abuse of children can take place by the behavior of the mother (or against the mother) before bi...
|Abusive Behavior: Leadership Response||
Exposure to (and performance of) abusive behavior is detrimental to individuals, to families, and to...
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The need for affordable housing is growing all across our country. Without it, persons who have spen...
|Aging (Senior) Population||0|
|American Failure: Not Looking Ahead||
We need to give attention to the possible unintended consequences in the future of the act...
|Apartment Rental (Housing) Industry||0|
Increasing attention is being given to the potential impact(s) of artificial intelligence. This...
|Basic Research: National Policy||
Basic research in both the natural and social sciences has and can continue to lead to advances in a...
|Business: Profit Maximization||1|
|Cities: Healthy Cities||0|
|Citizens United Decision||0|
|Climate Change: Cost for Preparedness||
The cost of dealing with climate change has been estimated to be in the billions of dollar...
|Climate Change: Evidence||0|
|Climate Change: Man-made||0|
|Climate Change: Natural Causes||
Refers to factors that are not directly man-made.
|Climate Change: Organizational Reports||0|
|Climate Change: Potential County and City Activity||0|
|Climate Change: Potential Federal Activity||0|
|Climate Change: Potential Regional Activity||0|
|Climate Change: Potential State Activity||0|
|Community: Public Library||0|
|Congress Function: Appropriation Process||0|
|Crime: Prison Reform||0|
It has been stated that the cost of housing a convicted criminal in our jails and prisons far e...
|Crime: Sex Trade||0|
|Deaths of Innocents||
We live in a world which can often be hostile. In the United States, let alone the rest of the world...
|Disaster and Emergency Preparedness||0|
|Education: Charter Schools||0|
|Education: Community College||0|
|Education: Early Childhood||0|
|Education: Employment Skills||0|
|Education: Learning Approaches||0|
|Education: Living Skills||
It is becoming clear that many people, as they become independent and participate in family and comm...
|Education: Middle and High School||1|
|Education: Research Skills||
With the development of internet search engines, video demonstrations, ever smaller portable el...
|Education: Teacher Dismissal||0|
|Education: Teacher Quality||0|
|Education: Teacher Tenure||0|
|Education: Teacher Training||0|
|Education: Visual and Performing Arts||0|
It should be obvious that not everyone is destined to become a college graduate. Many may be be...
|Education: Zero Tolerance Policies||0|
|Election Reform: Campaign Contributions||0|
|Election Reform: Major Third Party||0|
|Election Reform: Residency Requirements||
There is a need to examine the issue of residency requirements, for elections at all levels. This Is...
|Employment: Performance Review||0|
For some reason the words "energy conservation" seem to have disappeared from public conve...
|Energy: International Trade||0|
Deals with the practices of energy production; including topics related to centralized and dece...
As more attention is given in the future to production and "sharing" of locally generated ...
|Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)||0|
|Environmental Protection: Basic Policy||
Environmental Protection can include, but is not limited to, protection of the ecology and envi...
Fundamentalism, when it becomes extreme, can be a great danger to positive social activity, governme...
|Family Issues: Business Support||0|
|Family Issues: Community Support||0|
|Family Issues: Parental Responsibility||0|
|Fire Safety and Protection||0|
|Foreign Relations: Determining Best Partner Countr||
The argument can be made that no person, group of persons, or organization in our federal ...
Two separate data sets of global temperature, reported in January of 2015 by NASA and the ...
|Government Finance: Federal Budget||1|
|Government Finance: State||0|
|Government Function: U.S. House of Representative||2|
|Government Procurement Reform||0|
|Health Care: Access||0|
|Health Care: Affordable Care Act (ACA)||0|
|Health Care: Alcohol and Health||0|
|Health Care: Assisted Suicide||0|
|Health Care: Assisting Disabled||0|
|Health Care: Children||0|
|Health Care: Chronic Illness||
It has been stated that 70% of the cost of medical care is associated with chronic illness. Whi...
|Health Care: Cost||
It has been stated that the cost of health care in the United States is the most expensive in ...
|Health Care: Diet||0|
|Health Care: End of Life Decisions||0|
|Health Care: Equity||0|
|Health Care: Eye Care||0|
|Health Care: Fraud||0|
|Health Care: Hospice||0|
|Health Care: Hospitalization Costs||0|
|Health Care: Improvement||0|
|Health Care: Infectious Illness||0|
|Health Care: Insurance Coverage||0|
|Health Care: Long Term Care||0|
|Health Care: Medical Malpractice||0|
|Health Care: Mental Illness||1|
|Health Care: New Medical Equipment||0|
|Health Care: New Procedures||0|
|Health Care: Nursing Homes||0|
|Health Care: Obesity||0|
|Health Care: Organ Tranplant||0|
|Health Care: Orphan Ilnesses||0|
|Health Care: Patient Safety||0|
|Health Care: Pharmaceutical Drug Costs||
In the U.S. Health Care system, problems with the cost of drugs continue, and new ones arise. T...
|Health Care: Single vs. Multiple Payer System||
The consideration of a single-payer system appears to have been avoided at the federal level. H...
|Health Care: Treatment Costs||0|
|Health Care: Veterans||0|
|Health Care: Worker Training||0|
|Health: Environmental Impact||0|
|Health: Healthy Homes||0|
|Health: Sexually Transmitted Diseases||0|
|Health: Suicide Prevention||0|
|Health: Teen Pregnancy||0|
There is considerable misinformation among the public about those who are homeless. There are many w...
|Homelessness: Case Management||0|
|Homelessness: Dental Care||0|
|Homelessness: Emergency Shelter||0|
|Homelessness: Eye Care||0|
|Homelessness: Food and Nutriton||0|
Simply put, no matter how much is done to provide services to homeless persons and families, the pro...
|Homelessness: Immediate Needs||0|
|Homelessness: Medical Care||0|
|Homelessness: Mental Health||0|
This Issue area looks to the discussion of programs, possibly managed locally, which allow for ...
|Homelessness: Safe Parking||0|
|Homelessness: Warming Stations||0|
|Housing: Extremely Low Income||0|
|Imbalanced Wealth Distribution||0|
The historical development of the immigration problem in the United States today is in part easy to ...
|Internet: Commerce and Taxation||0|
|Lobbyist Access And Transparency||0|
|Measurement Standard - Metric System||
The United States Government has chosen, to this point in time, not to adopt the metric system of me...
Medicare is such a fundamental part of the life of seniors, and so important in terms of national fi...
|Medicare: Incoherent Rules and Practices||
A major concern related to the Medicare Program is that its rules and regulations, adjusted frequent...
|Medicare: Physician Access||0|
|Middle Class Decline||0|
|Military Action: Declaration of||0|
|Military Action: Paying for||0|
The average hourly wage in the United States (said to have been reported by the U.S. ...
|Nature: Our Earth||0|
Patriotism can defined as devotion to, and love of, one's country. Allegiance to our c...
|Person Issues: Seniors||0|
|Person Issues: Young Adults||1|
|Person Issues: Youth||2|
|Police - Public Safety - Citizen Interactions||
This issue area is to consider individual proposals, listed as separate topics, which will lead...
Good health is determined by a number of factors. It has been stated that these include genetic (10%...
|Public Health: Exercise||0|
|Public Health: Increasing Longevity||0|
|Public Health: Physical Well-being||1|
|Public Health: Preventable Illness||2|
|Reducing Racial Tension||3|
|Regulatory Reform: Periodic Review of Re||
Topics to be addressed involve establishing a mandated schedule for periodic review and renewal, mod...
|Science and Scientific Research||0|
|Separation Of Church And State||
The separation of Church and State is a complex matter, but essential for maintaining the basic free...
|Social Security: Means Testing||
The possible use of "means testing" for determining monthly distributions to soc...
|Social Security: Raising the Cap||0|
|Students: Loan Debt||0|
|Substance Use Disorders: Federal Initiatives||
The impact of substance use disorders on the functioning of individuals, families, communities, and ...
|Substance Use Disorders: Illegal Drugs||0|
|Substance Use Disorders: Legalization||0|
|Substance Use Disorders: Pharmaceuticals||0|
|Substance Use Disorders: Prevention||0|
|Tax Reform: Business Entities Filing Under Individ||0|
|Tax Reform: Corporate||1|
|Tax Reform: Individual||0|
|Tax Reform: Large Partnerships||0|
This issue discusses a number of personal deductions, one of which includes the mortgage deduction a...
|Taxation: Earned Income Tax Credit||0|
|Taxation: Targeted Tax Cuts||0|
|Translational Research: National Policy||
Translational research in any area is meant to lead to more immediate application of any existing or...
|Transportation: Ground Automotive||0|
|Transportation: Ground Commercial||0|
|Transportation: Ground Rail||0|
|Transportation: Waterways External (Seas)||0|
|Transportation: Waterways Internal||0|
|U.S. Post Office||0|
|War on Drugs||
It is the opinion of many that the war on drugs is a failure. The costs are many and huge; in t...
|Water: Quality (Clean Water)||0|
|Water: Quantity and Access||0|
Youth unemployment is a major problem in the United States. It is particularly a problem in minority...