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FedStats provides to the public statistical information for 100+ Federal Agencies that are listed in Statistical Programs of the U.S. Government.
USA Balancing Act: Balance the Federal Budget
Use this interactive tool to balance the Federal budget. Increase revenues, cut expenses, it is all up to you.
National Priorities Project (NPP)
National non-profit, non-partisan research organization dedicated to making complex federal budget information transparent and accessible.
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) - Department of Commerce
Produces economic accounts statistics that enable policy-, decision-makers and the public to follow and understand the performance of the Nation's economy.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) - Department of Labor
Principal Federal statistical agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.
U.S. Census Bureau - Department of Commerce
Principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, and serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy.
U.S. Department of the Treasury
Federal executive agency responsible for promoting economic prosperity and ensuring the financial security of the United States.
U.S. Forest Service - Department of Agriculture
Federal agency that manages and protects 154 national forests and 20 grasslands in 44 states and Puerto Rico.
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) - Department of the Interior
Collects, monitors, analyzes, and provides scientific understanding about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems.
Legislatively mandated by U.S. Congress to create and organize timely, needed government information and services that is accessible anytime, anywhere.
White House Briefing Room
Provides information about the President's latest events and public statements; includes transcripts, proclamations, executive orders, and press releases.