A look back at the Budget for Fiscal Year 2011
As the House and Senate debate the President’s budget, let’s take a step back from the rhetoric and look at the facts. For the government’s last fiscal year, which ended on September 31, 2011, we break down spending into easy to understand diagrams and give you some real world examples of what you could buy with $3.6 trillion dollars. That is if you are ok with being $1.3 trillion dollars in debt. To view our fact sheet on last fiscal year’s spending, click here.