How does money flow in and out of government?
What are government's sources of revenue?
How much does government spend on different programs and services?
How many people work for government and how much do they earn?
How do government enterprises perform?
What does the government owe and what does it own?
Trust Funds & Pensions
How are Social Security, Medicine, and Pensions performing?
See where the money comes from
See where the money goes
Who are "the people"?
Families and Individuals
What do people across income groups earn, pay in taxes, and receive from government?
What are the characteristics of the people in the US?
What drives changes in population over time?
What is the impact of government?
Crime and Disaster
Justice system, fire departments, disaster assistance
Safeguarding Consumers and Employees
Consumer product safety, financial protection and regulation, workplace safety and labor fairness, transportation safety
Child Safety and Miscellaneous Social Services
Child protective services, child welfare, foster care
Provide for the
National Defense and Support for Veterans
Army, Navy, Air Force, veterans benefits, defense R&D
Foreign Affairs and Foreign Aid
Diplomatic and foreign service including embassies and ambassadors, economic and military foreign assistance
Immigration and Border Security
Immigration documents including visas and Green Cards, border patrol, customs, immigration enforcement
Promote the General
Economy and Infrastructure
GDP, business growth, investment, trade, employment
Public health, healthcare industry structure, health regulation
Standard of Living and Aid to the Disadvantaged
Transfer programs, public housing, poverty statistics, Income, Taxes, household spending/consumption, aspects of day to day living
Post office, transit, utilities, hospitals, lotteries, other corporations
Secure the Blessings of
Liberty to Ourselves
and Our Posterity
K-12 education, post-secondary education, financial aid
Sustainability and Self-Sufficiency
Environmental protection, natural resources, agricultural industry
Wealth and Savings
Household wealth, pension plans, housing, Social Security, Medicare, national debt
The American Dream
Civil Rights, Economic Mobility, Community Participation
What are the questions to ask?
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February 1st 2019
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December 7th 2018
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US Government Employment
Total Number of Employees 2014
Secure the Blessings of Liberty to Ourselves and Our Posterity
Promote the General Welfare
Provide for the Common Defense
Establish Justice and Ensure Domestic Transquility
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