From health insurance to prescription drug prices, the cost of healthcare has been a political issue for decades.
The number of new jobs and the unemployment rate are regularly cited in the news, but they’re just part of the picture.
The government brings in revenue primarily by levying taxes. Most of the revenue collected by the federal government comes from personal income tax, but corporate tax and payroll taxes also factor in. Read more about where these numbers come from at the USAFacts financial methodology page.