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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%
+ Department of Energy - $24.6B -64.2%
Energy Programs-$10.2B-79.3%
National Nuclear Security Administration-$9.9B7.3%
Environmental and Other Defense Activities-$6.6B-46.2%
Power Marketing Administration-$882M-0.4%
Departmental Administration-$220M-31.2%
Department of Energy-$-3.2B-1.6%
+ 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 Western Area Power Administration, Borrowing Authority, Recovery Act.
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$467M
$914M
0.0%
0.0%
95.7%
Mandatory Spending Bonneville Power Administration Fund
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$579M
$276M
$371M
248.8%
-52.3%
34.4%
Discretionary Spending Construction, Rehabilitation, Operation and Maintenance, Western Area Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$228M
$109M
$106M
-0.4%
-52.2%
-2.8%
Discretionary Spending White River Minimum Flow
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$40M
$0
0.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Operation and Maintenance, Southwestern Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$28M
$13M
$13M
-6.7%
-53.6%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Operation and Maintenance, Southwestern Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$18M
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Operation and Maintenance, Southeastern Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7M
$0
$0
16.7%
-100.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Falcon and Amistad Operating and Maintenance Fund
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$3M
$0
$0
50.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Continuing Fund, Southwestern Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$13M
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Continuing Fund, Southeastern Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$10M
$0
$0
-84.1%
-100.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Colorado River Basins Power Marketing Fund, Western Area Power Administration
Agency: Department of Energy
Bureau: Power Marketing Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$-23M
$-23M
-100.0%
0.0%
0.0%