Last month the National Priorities Project re-launched a major portion of our website, organizing our federal budget research content into eight issue areas:
This week, we bring you highlights on NPP's ongoing work to make federal budget data more transparent:
In 1983, the U.S. government began publishing a complete report of federal spending in every state, county, and congressional district. In 2012, it stopped. We rely on open data every day to make the federal budget accessible. Our key work on open data is fourfold:
We'll continue to shine the spotlight on our other areas of work in the weeks to come. In the meantime, check out updated website for factsheets, interactive rools, and local federal budget data.