2/22: We're very excited to announce a data visualization challenge with Google and Eyebeam!

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%
+ 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%
Courts of Appeals, District Courts, and other Judicial Services-$7.2B6.0%
Judicial Retirement Funds-$201M5.8%
Supreme Court of the United States-$89M1.1%
Administrative Office of the United States Courts-$83M5.1%
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit-$33M10.0%
Federal Judicial Center-$27M3.8%
United States Court of International Trade-$21M5.0%
United States Sentencing Commission-$17M6.2%
Judicial Branch-$-522M9.9%
+ 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
Mandatory Spending Federal Payment to Claims Court Judges' Retirement Fund
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Branch
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-4M
$-4M
$-4M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Federal Payment to Judicial Survivors Annuities Fund
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Branch
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-7M
$-7M
$-7M
250.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Federal Payment to Judicial Officers Retirement Fund
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Branch
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-65M
$-82M
$-90M
10.2%
26.2%
9.8%
Mandatory Spending Proceeds from Sale of Property, Judiciary Information Technology Fund
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Branch
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-89M
$-94M
$-101M
14.1%
5.6%
7.4%
Mandatory Spending Advances and Reimbursements, Judiciary Information Technology Fund
Agency: Judicial Branch
Bureau: Judicial Branch
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-310M
$-335M
$-418M
-12.2%
8.1%
24.8%