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%
Customs and Border Protection-$11.5B-3.5%
Federal Emergency Management Agency-$10.7B40.4%
United States Coast Guard-$10.4B3.2%
Immigration and Customs Enforcement-$5.7B7.4%
Transportation Security Administration-$5.4B-10.3%
Citizenship and Immigration Services-$2.5B7.4%
United States Secret Service-$1.7B-2.6%
Departmental Management and Operations-$1.1B-2.8%
Science and Technology-$1B7.2%
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office-$376M-26.8%
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center-$282M-15.3%
Office of the Inspector General-$130M1.6%
National Protection and Programs Directorate-$-1.6B-151.0%
Department of Homeland Security-$-5.7B9.2%
+ 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
Discretionary Spending Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$7.7B
$8.1B
$8.2B
15.4%
5.4%
1.8%
Mandatory Spending Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.4B
$1.2B
$1.3B
-5.6%
-10.6%
4.2%
Discretionary Spending Border Security Fencing, Infrastructure, and Technology
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$845M
$800M
$574M
-35.1%
-5.3%
-28.2%
Discretionary Spending Air and Marine Interdiction, Operations, Maintenance, and Procurement
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$533M
$520M
$503M
-6.5%
-2.4%
-3.3%
Discretionary Spending Automation Modernization, Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$511M
$422M
$348M
10.1%
-17.4%
-17.5%
Discretionary Spending Construction, Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$823M
$320M
$176M
136.5%
-61.1%
-45.0%
Mandatory Spending Refunds, Transfers, and Expenses of Operation, Puerto Rico
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$84M
$92M
$90M
-6.7%
9.5%
-2.2%
Mandatory Spending Payments to Wool Manufacturers
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$12M
$15M
$20M
0.0%
25.0%
33.3%
Mandatory Spending US Customs Refunds, Transfers and Expenses, Unclaimed and Abandoned Goods
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4M
$4M
$4M
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending Customs and Border Protection
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$46M
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Discretionary Spending International Registered Traveler
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Bureau: Customs and Border Protection
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$2M
$0
$0
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%