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The U.S. Federal Budget Process - US Government Info - 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.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/federalbudgetprocess/a/budget_process.htm
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.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepresidentandcabinet/fl/Site-Detailing-Government-Spending-Omits-619-Billion-in-Spending.htm
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.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/Budget_Spending.htm
Want to Really Cut Government Spending? Bring Back the Draft
Jun 2, 2014 ... Reinstate the draft, so we all will have a reason to care about America's defense spending.
http://useconomy.about.com/b/2014/06/02/want-to-really-cut-government-spending-bring-back-the-draft.htm
US Federal Budget Breakdown - US Economy - About.com
The federal budget is important to you because it spends your hard-earned tax dollars -- lots of them! Find out where your money goes, why the government ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/tp/US_Federal_Budget.htm
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 ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/p/US-Government-Federal-Budget-FY2012-Summary.htm
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 ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/p/US-Government-Federal-Budget-FY2013-Summary.htm
Mandatory Spending Including Social Security and Medicare
Apr 5, 2014 ... Economic growth slows as government spending becomes almost exclusively focused on paying benefits for these mandated programs.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/Mandatory.htm
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.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/fiscalpolicy/p/deficit.htm
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 ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/usfederalbudget/p/FY-2009-Federal-Budget.htm
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