Federal Budget Analysis

Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go? Tax Day 2005

April 5, 2005

With this publication, taxpayers can take stock of how the federal government spent each 2004 income tax dollar.

Impact of President's Budget Proposal on States

Feb. 8, 2005

On Monday, February 7, 2005, the Bush Administration sent to Congress its budget request for fiscal year 2006. Under the proposed budget, discretionary spending would increase overall

Rising Cost of Prescription Drugs: The Impact of Changes in Medicare

Aug. 21, 2004

This publication summarizes the provisions in the new Medicare bill that will limit seniors' savings and offers state-by-state numbers on the dollars spent annually on prescription drugs and their rising cost.

Federal Education Funding Falls Short

June 23, 2004

Federal Education Funding Falls Short assesses federal education spending under the Bush Administration and its impact on each state.

Veterans Benefits Under-funded

May 26, 2004

This release shows the funding gap nationally and by state in the amount needed to adequately fund discretionary veterans benefits and health care needs.

The President's Budget Fiscal Year 2005: Impact on the States

Feb. 11, 2004

The President's Budget: Impact on the States provides a state-by-state breakdown showing what each state woul