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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%
+ Department of Health and Human Services - $881.4B 3.5%
+ Department of Defense--Military - $696.9B 4.4%
+ Misc Agencies - $645.8B -0.8%
+ Department of the Treasury - $400.5B -55.4%
+ Department of Labor - $206.6B 35.2%
+ Department of Agriculture - $135.5B 6.0%
+ Department of Veterans Affairs - $124.9B 28.8%
+ Department of Transportation - $78.4B -30.2%
+ Department of Education - $62B -53.0%
+ Allowances - $60.5B -1512600.0%
+ Other Defense Civil Programs - $54.5B -5.2%
+ Department of Housing and Urban Development - $49.3B -20.2%
- Department of Homeland Security - $43.6B -5.3%
Customs and Border Protection-$11.5B-3.5%
Federal Emergency Management Agency-$10.7B40.4%
United States Coast Guard-$10.4B3.2%
Immigration and Customs Enforcement-$5.7B7.4%
Transportation Security Administration-$5.4B-10.3%
Citizenship and Immigration Services-$2.5B7.4%
United States Secret Service-$1.7B-2.6%
Departmental Management and Operations-$1.1B-2.8%
Science and Technology-$1B7.2%
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office-$376M-26.8%
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center-$282M-15.3%
Office of the Inspector General-$130M1.6%
National Protection and Programs Directorate-$-1.6B-151.0%
Department of Homeland Security-$-5.7B9.2%
+ International Assistance Programs - $35.5B 2.3%
+ Department of State - $29.9B 9.9%
+ Department of Justice - $29.7B -9.0%
+ Department of Energy - $24.6B -64.2%
+ Department of Commerce - $13.9B -46.0%
+ Department of the Interior - $12.8B -13.5%
+ Judicial Branch - $7.2B 5.6%
+ Legislative Branch - $5.2B 3.6%
+ District of Columbia - $1B 13.0%
+ General Services Administration - $554M -91.2%
+ Executive Office of the President - $434M 16.0%
+ Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - $25M -85.6%
+ Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council - $2M -33.3%
Discretionary SpendingDiscretionary Spending
Mandatory SpendingMandatory Spending
Interest SpendingInterest Spending
Account My Cost Total Change
Discretionary Spending Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7.7B
$8.1B
$8.2B
15.4%
5.4%
1.8%
Discretionary Spending Operating Expenses
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: United States Coast Guard
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$5.8B
$6.3B
$6.3B
5.6%
7.3%
0.5%
Discretionary Spending Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Immigration and Customs Enforcement
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$5B
$5.3B
$5.4B
6.9%
6.9%
1.8%
Discretionary Spending Disaster Relief
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Federal Emergency Management Agency
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.1B
$5.1B
$2B
-91.7%
369.3%
-61.6%
Discretionary Spending State and Local Programs
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Federal Emergency Management Agency
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4.7B
$4B
$4B
10.4%
-15.0%
0.2%
Discretionary Spending Aviation Security
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Transportation Security Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$3.8B
$3B
$3.4B
29.5%
-21.2%
14.2%
Mandatory Spending Citizenship and Immigration Services
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Citizenship and Immigration Services
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2.2B
$2.3B
$2.5B
-11.7%
4.5%
9.3%
Discretionary Spending Acquisition, Construction, and Improvements
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: United States Coast Guard
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.6B
$1.5B
$1.4B
22.9%
-2.7%
-10.2%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: United States Secret Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.5B
$1.5B
$1.6B
7.2%
-1.1%
6.0%
Mandatory Spending Retired Pay
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: United States Coast Guard
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.2B
$1.4B
$1.4B
4.4%
10.0%
2.9%
Mandatory Spending Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.4B
$1.2B
$1.3B
-5.6%
-10.6%
4.2%
Discretionary Spending Research, Development, Acquisitions and Operations
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Science and Technology
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$933M
$1B
$1B
12.3%
7.2%
1.8%
Discretionary Spending Transportation Security Support
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Transportation Security Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$953M
$998M
$1.1B
80.5%
4.7%
5.4%
Discretionary Spending Management and Administration
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Federal Emergency Management Agency
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$830M
$921M
$794M
18.9%
11.0%
-13.8%
Discretionary Spending Infrastructure Protection and Information Security
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: National Protection and Programs Directorate
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$837M
$891M
$866M
28.6%
6.4%
-2.8%
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