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%
Federal Highway Administration-$44.2B-31.8%
Federal Aviation Administration-$16.1B-5.8%
Federal Transit Administration-$10.7B-46.0%
Federal Railroad Administration-$4.4B-60.6%
Office of the Secretary-$940M-45.7%
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration-$857M-77.4%
Maritime Administration-$595M-10.7%
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration-$530M4.5%
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration-$192M12.9%
Office of Inspector General-$77M-17.2%
Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation-$32M0.0%
Surface Transportation Board-$28M7.7%
Research and Innovative Technology Administration-$13M0.0%
Department of Transportation-$-193M-97.4%
+ 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 Ocean Freight Differential
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$176M
$175M
$175M
-12.4%
-0.6%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Maritime Security Program
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$174M
$174M
$174M
11.5%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Operations and Training
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$125M
$150M
$164M
2.5%
20.0%
9.3%
Mandatory Spending Maritime Guaranteed Loan (title XI) Program Account
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$56M
$56M
$0
0.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Ship Disposal
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$15M
$15M
$10M
-11.8%
0.0%
-33.3%
Discretionary Spending Assistance to Small Shipyards
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$116M
$15M
$0
1060.0%
-87.1%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Maritime Guaranteed Loan (title XI) Program Account
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4M
$9M
$4M
-60.0%
125.0%
-55.6%
Mandatory Spending Miscellaneous Trust Funds, Maritime Administration
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1M
$1M
$1M
-98.9%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Ship Construction
Agency: Department of Transportation
Bureau: Maritime Administration
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-1M
$0
$0
-85.7%
-100.0%
0.0%