President's Budget

The President's FY2017 Budget

February 2016

President Obama's final budget proposal calls for $4.15 trillion in spending, a 4.9% increase. Spending increases are most notably seen in mandatory programs, like Social Security, and interest payments on the national debt. Report

Cuts, Consolidations, and Savings.

Media Coverage

New York Times: Obama’s Last Budget, and Last Budget Battle With Congress

Washington Post: Obama’s final budget proposal calls for $4.15 trillion in spending

Reuters: Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget