- The Fiscal
- What We're
- What You
The search found 148 results in 0.048 seconds.
Social Security is the largest single program in the federal budget and makes up approximately one quarter of total federal spending.
The United States spent $725 billion on national defense during fiscal year (FY) 2020 according to the Office of Management and Budget, which amounts to 11 percent of federal spending.
SNAP benefits supplement household incomes to help lift people out of poverty.
SNAP spending sharply increased in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, but is projected to decline below historical levels over the next decade.
The majority of SNAP beneficiaries are people from vulnerable populations.
Federal outlays for highways and mass transit are projected to outstrip the inflows that finance them.
Public schools for students in kindergarten through 12th grade are financed through a combination of local, state, and federal dollars in proportions that vary across and within states.
The United States spends more on defense than the next 11 countries combined.
Defense spending is projected to stay below its historical share of GDP.