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This is your federal budget. We think it's hard to relate to "billions" and "trillions", so we break it down by how much you pay in taxes.

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By Function | By Organization My Cost Total Change
Total Federal Budget - $3600.6B -11.7%
+ Social Security - $723.5B 4.9%
+ National Defense - $722.1B 3.5%
+ Income Security - $664.6B 8.8%
+ Medicare - $462.1B 5.7%
+ Health - $386.4B 3.4%
+ Net Interest - $187.8B 0.5%
+ Veterans Benefits and Services - $125B 28.9%
+ Transportation - $93.7B -25.1%
+ Education, Training, Employment, and Social Services - $91.9B -45.1%
+ International Affairs - $67.4B 6.3%
+ Allowances - $60.5B 0.0%
+ Administration of Justice - $53.5B -5.6%
Federal law enforcement activities-$28.2B-0.4%
Federal litigative and judicial activities-$13B0.9%
Federal correctional activities-$7.6B1.3%
Criminal justice assistance-$4.6B-41.4%
+ Natural Resources and Environment - $39.5B -31.1%
+ General Science, Space, and Technology - $31B -11.4%
+ General Government - $29B -4.0%
+ Agriculture - $25.4B 5.3%
+ Community and Regional Development - $19.9B -16.3%
+ Energy - $8.8B -79.4%
+ Undistributed Offsetting Receipts - $-79.7B -13.9%
+ Commerce and Housing Credit - $-111.8B -124.8%
Discretionary SpendingDiscretionary Spending
Mandatory SpendingMandatory Spending
Interest SpendingInterest Spending
Account My Cost Total Change
Mandatory Spending Payment to Judiciary Trust Funds
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Retirement Funds
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$76M
$82M
$90M
16.9%
7.9%
9.8%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Supreme Court of the United States
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$68M
$72M
$76M
4.6%
5.9%
5.6%
Discretionary Spending Fees of Jurors and Commissioners
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and other Judicial Services
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$62M
$62M
$64M
-1.6%
0.0%
3.2%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses, Antitrust Division
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Legal Activities and U.S. Marshals
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$125M
$61M
$57M
177.8%
-51.2%
-6.6%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Legislative Branch
Bureau: United States Tax Court
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$48M
$49M
$52M
2.1%
2.1%
6.1%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$28M
$31M
$33M
12.0%
10.7%
6.4%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Federal Judicial Center
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$26M
$27M
$29M
8.3%
3.8%
7.4%
Discretionary Spending Assets Forfeiture Fund
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Legal Activities and U.S. Marshals
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$21M
$21M
$-474M
0.0%
0.0%
-2357.1%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: United States Court of International Trade
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$18M
$19M
$20M
20.0%
5.6%
5.3%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: United States Sentencing Commission
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$16M
$17M
$18M
6.7%
6.2%
5.9%
Discretionary Spending Care of the Building and Grounds
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Supreme Court of the United States
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$18M
$15M
$15M
50.0%
-16.7%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses, Community Relations Service
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Legal Activities and U.S. Marshals
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$10M
$11M
$13M
0.0%
10.0%
18.2%
Mandatory Spending Federal Payment to the District of Columbia Judicial Retirement and Survivors Annuity Fund
Agency: District of Columbia
Bureau: District of Columbia Courts
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7M
$8M
$8M
0.0%
14.3%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending State Justice Institute: Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Misc Agencies
Bureau: State Justice Institute
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4M
$5M
$5M
0.0%
25.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Registry Administration
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and other Judicial Services
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2M
$4M
$2M
-66.7%
100.0%
-50.0%
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