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Site Detailing Government Spending Omits $619 Billion in Spending
Aug 11, 2014 ... A government website intended to bring 'transparency' to how tax dollars are spent leaves out nearly $620 billion in spending, GAO finds.
The U.S. Federal Budget Process - US Government - About.com
As a critical part of the budget process, the congressional Budget Resolution sets spending limits on discretionary government programs for the next 5 years.
US Federal Government Spending - US Economy - About.com
Apr 6, 2014 ... U.S. Federal government spending for FY 2015 is budgeted at $3.812 trillion. Find out where your tax dollars go.
National Debt by Year: Compared to GDP, and Major Events
Jul 30, 2014 ... By spurring economic growth, the government spending or tax cuts that created the debt can reduce it in later years. That's because a growing ...
Current US Discretionary Federal Budget and Spending
Apr 5, 2014 ... That's because the Constitution gave Congress the authority to raise and spend money for the federal government. The President's budget is a ...
US Federal Government Budget FY 2013 Summary - US Economy
Like all Federal budgets, the President's FY 2013 budget was supposed to guide U.S. government spending for that fiscal year (October 1 2012 - September 30 ...
Mandatory Spending Including Social Security and Medicare
Apr 5, 2014 ... When so much of the budget goes towards fulfilling mandatory programs, the government has less to spend for discretionary programs. In the ...
Current US Federal Budget Deficit - US Economy - About.com
Apr 6, 2014 ... That's because U.S. government spending, budgeted at $3.901 trillion is higher than projected U.S. government revenue, only $3.337 trillion.
US Federal Budget (FY 2012) Summary - US Economy - About.com
The FY 2012 budget was supposed to fund government operations for fiscal year ... Although he would keep spending at FY 2011 levels, House Republicans ...
Summary of Fiscal Year 2009 US Government Federal Spending
Oct 25, 2013 ... It cut Medicare, grants to states, and kept spending for non-security ... signed a Continuing Resolution to fund the government for another six ...
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