Health care is the fastest-growing type of federal spending, having risen from 7 percent of the federal budget in 1976 to more than a quarter in fiscal year 2015 as health care costs have risen in the industrialized world.
Congress is in "recess" from April 7 to April 21, 2017. That means that members of Congress are home in their states or districts -- and they're ready to meet with you.
Federal funding for Planned Parenthood works out to about $2.50 per taxpayer - but it buys a lot.
National Priorities Project examines how new budget proposals stack up to Americans’ priorities.
The National Priorities Project breaks down President Obama’s $4.2 trillion budget proposal in a series of pictures.