Where Does All the Money Go?

Where Does All the Money Go?

(Data Produced on May 12, 2016)

In 2015, major entitlement programs — Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Obamacare, and other health care programs — consumed 52 percent of all federal spending, while the portion of spending for other national priorities (such as national defense) declined.

The Heritage Foundation's Federal Budget in Pictures enables all Americans to better understand the federal budget and identify important areas of reform.

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