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Taking apart the federal budget

Explore the various facets of the government's budget and see how revenues and spending have changed over time.

SOURCE: White House Office of Management and Budget; GRAPHIC: Wilson Andrews, Jacqueline Kazil, Laura Stanton, Karen Yourish - The Washington Post
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The president’s budget request is the first step in the complex process of funding the federal government.

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