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%
Federal Bureau of Investigation-$7.8B6.5%
Federal Prison System-$6.2B0.1%
Legal Activities and U.S. Marshals-$5.6B-3.6%
Office of Justice Programs-$4.3B-43.6%
General Administration-$2.3B13.6%
Drug Enforcement Administration-$2.3B-4.3%
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives-$1.1B2.5%
Interagency Law Enforcement-$528M2.5%
Radiation Exposure Compensation-$120M-18.9%
National Security Division-$88M3.5%
United States Parole Commission-$13M0.0%
Department of Justice-$-636M15.8%
+ 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
Mandatory Spending Undistributed intragovernmental payments and receivables from cancelled accounts
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$56M
$0
$0
-92.3%
-100.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending General Fund Proprietary Interest Receipts, not Otherwise Classified
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-2M
$-1M
$-1M
100.0%
-50.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending Earnings on Investments, U.S. Trustees System
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$-1M
$-2M
-100.0%
0.0%
100.0%
Interest Spending Interest and Profit on Investment, Department of Justice Assets Forfeiture Fund
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-16M
$-4M
$-35M
-81.6%
-75.0%
775.0%
Mandatory Spending Payment from the General Fund, Radiation Exposure Compensation Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-74M
$-60M
$-43M
64.4%
-18.9%
-28.3%
Mandatory Spending All Other General Fund Proprietary Receipts Including Budget Clearing Accounts
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-52M
$-77M
$-77M
-49.0%
48.1%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Diversion Control Fee Account, DEA
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-235M
$-226M
$-240M
6.3%
-3.8%
6.2%
Discretionary Spending Fees for Bankruptcy Oversight, U.S. Trustees System
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: Department of Justice
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-226M
$-267M
$-282M
43.0%
18.1%
5.6%