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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%
+ Natural Resources and Environment - $39.5B -31.1%
+ General Science, Space, and Technology - $31B -11.4%
+ General Government - $29B -4.0%
Central fiscal operations-$12.5B1.1%
General purpose fiscal assistance-$6.7B64.6%
Other general government-$5.1B51.0%
Legislative functions-$4.2B2.8%
General property and records management-$1B-84.5%
Executive direction and management-$592M5.9%
Central personnel management-$203M8.0%
Deductions for offsetting receipts-$-1.4B35.7%
+ 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
Discretionary Spending Other Federal Drug Control Programs
Agency: Misc Agencies
Bureau: Federal Drug Control Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$172M
$154M
$165M
4.9%
-10.5%
7.1%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Office of Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$102M
$115M
$115M
8.5%
12.8%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Office of Management and Budget
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Office of Management and Budget
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$88M
$93M
$94M
12.8%
5.7%
1.1%
Discretionary Spending The White House
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: The White House
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$57M
$60M
$60M
3.6%
5.3%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Office of the United States Trade Representative
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Office of the United States Trade Representative
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$47M
$49M
$48M
6.8%
4.3%
-2.0%
Discretionary Spending Partnership Fund for Program Integrity Innovation
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Unanticipated Needs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$38M
$0
0.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Office of National Drug Control Policy
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Office of National Drug Control Policy
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$27M
$30M
$26M
3.8%
11.1%
-13.3%
Discretionary Spending Operating Expenses
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Executive Residence at the White House
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$14M
$14M
$14M
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: National Security Council and Homeland Security Council
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$12M
$12M
$14M
33.3%
0.0%
16.7%
Discretionary Spending Office of Science and Technology Policy
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Office of Science and Technology Policy
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$5M
$7M
$7M
-28.6%
40.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Special Assistance to the President and the Official Residence of the Vice President
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Special Assistance to the President and the Official Residence of the Vice President
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$5M
$5M
$5M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Council of Economic Advisers
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4M
$4M
$4M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Allowances and Office Staff for Former Presidents
Agency: General Services Administration
Bureau: General Activities
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$3M
$4M
$4M
50.0%
33.3%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending White House Repair and Restoration
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Executive Residence at the White House
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2M
$3M
$2M
0.0%
50.0%
-33.3%
Discretionary Spending Council on Environmental Quality and Office of Environmental Quality
Agency: Executive Office of the President
Bureau: Council on Environmental Quality and Office of Environmental Quality
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$3M
$3M
$3M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
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