From Reagan to Obama

30 years of spending priorities

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Percent change charts based on inflation-adjusted dollars. "Other" spending includes interest and undistributed offsetting receipts.

SOURCE: White House Office of Management and Budget.

GRAPHIC: Wilson Andrews, Laura Stanton and Karen Yourish / The Washington Post - Feb. 14, 2011.

Obama proposes $3.7 trillion budget

President Obama rolled out a $3.7 trillion budget blueprint Monday that would trim or terminate more than 200 federal programs next year and make key investments in education, transportation and research.

Federal Budget 2012

A look at the president's budget proposals for fiscal 2012