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
Discretionary Spending Detention Trustee
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.3B
$1.4B
$1.5B
24.8%
6.7%
6.6%
Discretionary Spending Administrative Review and Appeals
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$270M
$301M
$319M
12.0%
11.5%
6.0%
Discretionary Spending Tactical Law Enforcement Wireless Communications
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$200M
$230M
$208M
135.3%
15.0%
-9.6%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$108M
$118M
$223M
33.3%
9.3%
89.0%
Discretionary Spending Justice Information Sharing Technology
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$80M
$88M
$180M
-1.2%
10.0%
104.6%
Discretionary Spending Office of Inspector General
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$78M
$84M
$89M
4.0%
7.7%
6.0%
Discretionary Spending National Drug Intelligence Center
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$44M
$44M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Working Capital Fund
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-100M
$0
$0
143.9%
-100.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Salaries and Expenses
Agency: Department of Justice
Bureau: General Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$44M
$0
$0
-10.2%
-100.0%
0.0%