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%
+ International Assistance Programs - $35.5B 2.3%
International Security Assistance-$13.4B-11.3%
Military Sales Program-$12.1B9.7%
Agency for International Development-$5.9B28.9%
Multilateral Assistance-$2.5B12.9%
Millennium Challenge Corporation-$1.1B26.3%
Peace Corps-$400M17.6%
Trade and Development Agency-$55M7.8%
African Development Foundation-$30M-9.1%
Inter-American Foundation-$23M0.0%
International Monetary Programs-$0-100.0%
Overseas Private Investment Corporation-$-157M17.2%
+ 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 Economic Support Fund
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$4B
$7.9B
$7.4B
0.0%
98.7%
-6.9%
Discretionary Spending Foreign Military Financing Program
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$6.2B
$4.3B
$5.5B
32.0%
-31.7%
28.6%
Discretionary Spending Nonproliferation, Antiterrorism, Demining, and Related Programs
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$631M
$754M
$758M
28.5%
19.5%
0.5%
Discretionary Spending Peacekeeping Operations
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$534M
$332M
$286M
103.0%
-37.8%
-13.9%
Discretionary Spending Economic Support Fund
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$3.1B
$262M
$452M
-39.3%
-91.7%
72.5%
Discretionary Spending International Military Education and Training
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$93M
$108M
$110M
9.4%
16.1%
1.8%
Discretionary Spending Pakistan Counterinsurgency Capability Fund
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$700M
$0
$1.2B
0.0%
-100.0%
0.0%
Mandatory Spending Foreign Military Loan Liquidating Account
Agency: International Assistance Programs
Bureau: International Security Assistance
2009
2010
2011
-
-
-
$-173M
$-179M
$-182M
-12.2%
3.5%
1.7%