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%
Food and Nutrition Service-$93.9B14.1%
Farm Service Agency-$15.3B-1.9%
Risk Management Agency-$6.5B-4.5%
Forest Service-$6.2B-13.4%
Natural Resources Conservation Service-$4B13.2%
Foreign Agricultural Service-$1.8B-25.2%
Rural Housing Service-$1.5B-9.3%
National Institute of Food and Agriculture-$1.5B10.2%
Agricultural Marketing Service-$1.4B6.5%
Agricultural Research Service-$1.3B-8.3%
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service-$1.2B9.1%
Food Safety and Inspection Service-$1B4.6%
Rural Business_Cooperative Service-$576M6.5%
Departmental Management-$468M25.8%
Rural Utilities Service-$421M-90.3%
Rural Development-$202M5.2%
National Agricultural Statistics Service-$162M6.6%
Office of the Inspector General-$89M-17.6%
Economic Research Service-$82M2.5%
Office of the General Counsel-$44M4.8%
Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration-$42M5.0%
Office of the Secretary-$20M25.0%
National Appeals Division-$15M0.0%
Office of Chief Economist-$14M40.0%
Office of Communications-$10M0.0%
Executive Operations-$0-100.0%
Department of Agriculture-$-2.1B-40.7%
+ 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%
+ 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 Rental Assistance Program
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$902M
$980M
$966M
88.3%
8.6%
-1.4%
Discretionary Spending Rural Housing Insurance Fund Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$860M
$708M
$582M
30.7%
-17.7%
-17.8%
Mandatory Spending Rural Housing Insurance Fund Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$164M
$327M
$0
5.8%
99.4%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Rural Community Facilities Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$194M
$55M
$42M
185.3%
-71.6%
-23.6%
Discretionary Spending Rural Housing Assistance Grants
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$42M
$46M
$40M
7.7%
9.5%
-13.0%
Discretionary Spending Multifamily Housing Revitalization Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$28M
$43M
$18M
0.0%
53.6%
-58.1%
Discretionary Spending Mutual and Self-help Housing Grants
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$39M
$42M
$37M
0.0%
7.7%
-11.9%
Mandatory Spending Rural Community Facilities Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$145M
$32M
$0
590.5%
-77.9%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Farm Labor Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$18M
$20M
$20M
-10.0%
11.1%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Farm Labor Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$3M
$0
0.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Mandatory Spending Multifamily Housing Revitalization Program Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1M
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Rural Housing Insurance Fund Liquidating Account
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Bureau: Rural Housing Service
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-712M
$-731M
$-683M
-20.4%
2.7%
-6.6%