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%
Employment and Training Administration-$278.6B77.1%
Office of Workers' Compensation Programs-$2B-88.8%
Occupational Safety and Health Administration-$559M7.5%
Bureau of Labor Statistics-$532M2.5%
Departmental Management-$519M1.6%
Employment Standards Administration-$507M20.4%
Mine Safety and Health Administration-$357M2.9%
Employee Benefits Security Administration-$155M4.0%
Wage and Hour Division-$0-100.0%
Department of Labor-$-76.7B211.4%
+ 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%
+ 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 Payment from the General Fund for Prepayment Premium, Black Lung Disability Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-6.5B
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending General Fund Proprietary Interest Receipts, not Otherwise Classified
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$-1M
$-1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending CMIA Interest, Unemployment Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$-2M
$-2M
-75.0%
100.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending Miscellaneous Interest, Black Lung Disability Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$-2M
$-2M
0.0%
100.0%
0.0%
Interest Spending Interest on Investments, Panama Canal Commission
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-2M
$-6M
$-6M
-50.0%
200.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending All Other General Fund Proprietary Receipts Including Budget Clearing Accounts
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-29M
$-28M
$-28M
-19.4%
-3.4%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Non-repayable Advances for Unemployment Compensation, Unemployment Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-50M
$-150M
$-200M
0.0%
200.0%
33.3%
Mandatory Spending Deposits by Federal Agencies to the Federal Employees Compensation Account, Unemployment Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1.1B
$-1.2B
$-1.1B
48.2%
15.9%
-12.0%
Mandatory Spending Payments from the General Fund for Administrative Cost for Extended Unemployment Benefit, Unemployment Trust Fund
Agency: Department of Labor
Bureau: Department of Labor
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-17B
$-75.3B
$-18B
0.0%
343.4%
-76.0%