The President’s FY 2006 Budget Proposal:
Overview and Briefing Charts
This chartpack reviews the President’s FY 2006 budget request to Congress and highlights overall budget assumptions and funding for major health programs. It begins with a description of the federal budget process, followed by an overview of federal surplus/deficit spending patterns dating back to 1969. It then turns to summary information on the overall composition of the Administration’s budget, followed by the President’s proposed funding for some of the major programs administered by the Department of Health and Human Services.
also of interest
- Medicare and Medicaid at 50 Years: Perspectives of Beneficiaries, Health Care Professionals and Institutions, and Policy Makers
- Kaiser Family Foundation Resources on Deficit-Reduction Debate
- National and State-By-State Impact of the 2012 House Republican Budget Plan for Medicaid
- The Affordable Care Act, the Supreme Court, and HIV: What Are the Implications?