How Will $1.3 Trillion Of Our Tax Dollars Be Spent Next Year?

This is the picture of discretionary spending – that which isn’t mandated by law – for 2012. It represents 1/3 of the total budget. See anything wrong?

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_United_States_federal_budget

Found on OccupyDesign Facebook page. Originally submitted by Linda P.


Top Posts

+more

Take Action

+more

Support refugee children at the border

Tens of thousands of children are fleeing violence in Central America, coming to the U.S. to seek refuge. Without our help, they may have to face an immigration judge alone, without a lawyer.

Save the Senate

The latest polls show Republicans are poised to take control of the Senate this November if progressives don't show up to vote. We've got a plan that's proven to be effective, but it can't happen without you …

Residential Honey Beekeeping

Residential honey beekeeping should fall under state, not city, jurisdiction to end discrimination occurring at the city level. Management oversight should reside with the state's Beekeepers …