Answered By: Valerie Weis
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2020     Views: 16

Resources related to US government spending are listed below:

  • Government Accountability Office (GAO)
    • Independent agency under Congress that investigates how the federal government spends taxpayer dollars. Includes reports and testimony.
  • Federal, State and Local Governments US Census Site
    • Includes Census of Governments, tax statistics, government finances and more.
  • US Department of Treasury, Tax Policy Resource Center
    • Provides estimates for the President's budget, fiscal policy decisions, and cash management decisions.
  • USAspending.org
    • A US Government website that gathers contract, grant, loan, and other financial assistance awards by federal agencies. Data can be downloaded in bulk and accessed through API.
    • You can also search the data by recipient name, state, zip code and Congressional district.
    • Includes Congressional Budget Justifications