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%
Office of Federal Student Aid-$40.9B0.4%
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education-$22.5B-74.0%
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services-$16.3B-40.3%
Office of Postsecondary Education-$4.6B62.8%
Office of Vocational and Adult Education-$2B3.6%
Office of Innovation and Improvement-$1.4B16.1%
Office of English Language Acquisition-$750M2.7%
Institute of Education Sciences-$659M-24.0%
Departmental Management-$619M3.3%
Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools-$393M-43.0%
Department of Education-$-28.2B-11.3%
+ 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%
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Account My Cost Total Change
Discretionary Spending English Learner Education
Agency: Department of Education
Bureau: Office of English Language Acquisition
2009
2010
2011
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$730M
$750M
$800M
4.3%
2.7%
6.7%
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