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If you choose to pay

Program Interest on Treasury Securities Social Security Benefits Medicare / Medicaid Defense Vendor Payments Unemployment Insurance Benefits Cost $29.0 b $49.2 b $50.0 b $31.7 b $12.8 b

For a total of $172.7 billion

Then you cant fund these programs, worth $134 b

Military Active Duty Pay

$2.9 b

Veterans Affairs Programs

Federal Salaries + Benefits Dep. of Education (e.g., Pell grants, special ed. programs) Food/Nutrition Services + TANF Dep. of Labor (e.g., training and employment services) Dep. of Justice (e.g., FBI, federal courts) Dep. of Energy (e.g., energy research, national nuclear programs) Health and Human Services Grants Federal Highway Administration Environmental Protection Agency IRS Refunds Small Business Administration Federal Transit Administration HUD Programs (e.g., housing assistance for the poor) Other Spending

$2.9 b
$14.2 b $20.2 b $9.3 b $1.3 b $1.4 b $3.5 b $8.1 b $4.3 b $0.9 b $3.9 b $0.3 b $1.3 b $6.7 b $52.8 b


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