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
Discretionary Spending Global Health and Child Survival
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7.3B
$7.8B
$8.5B
12.9%
6.0%
9.4%
Discretionary Spending International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.6B
$2.4B
$2.1B
67.3%
45.0%
-9.3%
Discretionary Spending Migration and Refugee Assistance
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.7B
$1.7B
$1.6B
25.2%
1.1%
-5.2%
Discretionary Spending Democracy Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$116M
$120M
$0
-51.5%
3.4%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending National Endowment for Democracy
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$115M
$118M
$105M
0.0%
2.6%
-11.0%
Discretionary Spending Complex Crises Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$50M
$100M
0.0%
0.0%
100.0%
Discretionary Spending United States Emergency Refugee and Migration Assistance Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$40M
$45M
$45M
-47.4%
12.5%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending East-West Center
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$21M
$23M
$11M
10.5%
9.5%
-52.2%
Discretionary Spending Payment to the Asia Foundation
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$15M
$19M
$16M
0.0%
26.7%
-15.8%
Mandatory Spending International Litigation Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$22M
$1M
$1M
2100.0%
-95.4%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Israeli Arab and Eisenhower Exchange Fellowship Programs
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1M
$1M
$1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Center for Middle Eastern-Western Dialogue Trust Fund
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1M
$1M
$1M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Andean Counterdrug Programs
Agency: Department of State
Bureau: Other
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$315M
$0
$0
4.3%
-100.0%
0.0%