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%
Public and Indian Housing Programs-$34.7B-7.2%
Community Planning and Development-$8.5B-41.4%
Housing Programs-$5.4B-38.3%
Management and Administration-$2B7.1%
Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes-$139M-42.1%
Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity-$71M31.5%
Policy Development and Research-$48M-17.2%
Department of Housing and Urban Development-$-1.5B35.8%
+ 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
Discretionary Spending Tenant Based Rental Assistance
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$16.2B
$18.1B
$19.4B
4.3%
11.5%
7.0%
Discretionary Spending Project-based Rental Assistance
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$9.1B
$8.6B
$9.3B
46.6%
-6.2%
8.5%
Discretionary Spending Public Housing Operating Fund
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4.5B
$4.8B
$4.8B
6.1%
6.8%
0.4%
Discretionary Spending Public Housing Capital Fund
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$6.4B
$2.5B
$2B
164.7%
-61.4%
-18.2%
Discretionary Spending Native American Housing Block Grant
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1.2B
$700M
$574M
84.8%
-39.3%
-18.0%
Discretionary Spending Revitalization of Severely Distressed Public Housing (HOPE VI)
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$120M
$198M
$-65M
21.2%
65.0%
-132.8%
Discretionary Spending Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$10M
$13M
$10M
11.1%
30.0%
-23.1%
Discretionary Spending Indian Housing Loan Guarantee Fund Program Account
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$9M
$7M
$9M
28.6%
-22.2%
28.6%
Mandatory Spending Indian Housing Loan Guarantee Fund Program Account
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$0
$1M
$0
0.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Discretionary Spending Native Hawaiian Housing Loan Guarantee Fund Program Account
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$1M
$1M
$0
-150.0%
0.0%
-100.0%
Mandatory Spending Low-rent Public Housing--loans and Other Expenses
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Bureau: Public and Indian Housing Programs
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-104M
$-99M
$-96M
5.0%
-4.8%
-3.0%