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%
Administration of Foreign Affairs-$14B17.9%
Other-$12.2B8.2%
International Organizations and Conferences-$3.8B-4.6%
International Commissions-$142M-57.9%
Department of State-$-302M-7.4%
+ 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 International Center, Washington, D.C., Sale and Rent of Real Property
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$-1M
$-1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending International Litigation Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-22M
$-1M
$-1M
0.0%
-95.4%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Contributions, Educational and Cultural Exchange, USIA
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$-1M
$-1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Receipts from Civil Service Retirement and Disability Fund, Foreign Service Retirement and Disability Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$-1M
$-1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Unconditional Gift Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-4M
$-2M
$-2M
-66.7%
-50.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Deposits, Conditional Gift Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$-2M
$-2M
0.0%
100.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending All Other General Fund Proprietary Receipts Including Budget Clearing Accounts
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-9M
$-5M
$-5M
-25.0%
-44.4%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Employing Agency Contributions, Foreign Service National Defined Contributions Retirement Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$-7M
$-7M
-100.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Foreign Service National Separation Liability Trust Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-19M
$-13M
$-13M
-81.9%
-31.6%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Undistributed intragovernmental payments and receivables from cancelled accounts
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-20M
$-33M
$-33M
0.0%
65.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Federal Contributions, Foreign Service Retirement and Disability Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Department of State
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-250M
$-236M
$-221M
3.3%
-5.6%
-6.4%