Rate...Debate...Educate...

The Place For Civil Political Discourse

The Place For Civil Political Discourse

Our Government's AccomplishmentsPresident Trump

Congress

Participate In Our Communities

Today's Featured Politician

Trent FranksRepublican, AZCurrent Position:Congressmansince January 01, 2003

Click here to view:

- Videos
- Articles
- Positions
- Funding
- Endorsement
- Voting Record

It doesn't matter where you are on the political spectrum - Democrat, Independent, or Republican - AllAboutPolitics is the place to be for intelligent political debate, unvarnished facts and stats, and access to local and national politicians.

AllAboutPolitics is free for all voters, but to participate in debates and follow the feeds of your favorite politicians, you'll need to create a profile, which also is free.

How much the government received in taxes last year? How much it spent? How much oil we import from the Middle East? How many people earn the minimum wage? Find the facts here!

**Federal Revenues And Spending, U.S., in trillions**

Year

GDP, in trillions

GDP Growth Rate

Year

GDP, in trillions

GDP Growth Rate

2015

3.2 T

3.7 T

1987

854 B

1.0 T

2014

3.0 T

3.5 T

1986

769 B

990 B

2013

2.8 T

3.5 T

1985

734 B

946 B

2012

2.4 T

3.5 T

1984

666 B

852 B

2011

2.3 T

3.6 T

1983

601 B

808 B

2010

2.2 T

3.5 T

1982

618 B

746 B

2009

2.1 T

3.5 T

1981

599 B

678 B

2008

2.5 T

3.0 T

1980

517 B

591 B

2007

2.6 T

2.7 T

1979

463 B

504 B

2006

2.4 T

2.7 T

1978

400 B

459 B

2005

2.2 T

2.5 T

1977

356 B

409 B

2004

1.9 T

2.3 T

1976

298 B

372 B

2003

1.8 T

2.2 T

1975

279 B

332 B

2002

1.9 T

2.0 T

1974

263 B

269 B

2001

2.0 T

1.9 T

1973

231 B

246 B

2000

2.0 T

1.8 T

1972

207 B

231 B

1999

1.8 T

1.7 T

1971

187 B

210 B

1998

1.7 T

1.7 T

1970

193 B

196 B

1997

1.6 T

1.6 T

1969

187 B

184 B

1996

1.5 T

1.5 T

1968

153 B

178 B

1995

1.4 T

1.5 T

1967

149 B

157 B

1994

1.3 T

1.5 T

1966

131 B

135 B

1993

1.2 T

1.4 T

1965

117 B

118 B

1992

1.1 T

1.4 T

1964

113 B

119 B

1991

1.1 T

1.3 T

1963

107 B

111 B

1990

1.0 T

1.3 T

1962

100 B

107 B

1989

991 B

1.1 T

1961

94 B

105 B

1988

909 B

1.1 T

1960

92 B

97 B

Test Your Knowledge
Political Trivia

Photo Trivia

Photo Trivia