So politics appear to be derailing the federal budget process yet again. When I last talked about the budget back in February, I forgot to mention one great resource for information about the budget. The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget has done a lot to make budget information available to the public. They recently released an interesting tool.
This simulation will let you walk through walk through the federal budget and decide what you would cut and how you would raise revenues. Can you do a better job that your congresscritter? Go try it out here.