Rate...Debate...Educate...
The Place For Civil Political Discourse
Today's Featured Politician
Tom Wolf
Tom WolfDemocrat, PACurrent Position:Governorsince January 01, 2015
Click here to view:
  • Videos
  • Articles
  • Positions
  • Funding
  • Endorsement
  • Voting Record
Welcome to AllAboutPolitics, a forum where people of all political persuasions come together in a strictly spin-free zone where insights are more important than insults and civil discourse matters more than stinging soundbites.

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.
Follow us:

Follow Us On Facebook   Follow Us On Twitter   Follow Us On Instagram
daily polldaily debatepolitical communitiespolitician profilespolitical articlespolitical facts statspolitical newscreate an account

Political Facts & Stats

Do You Know...

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!

Political Facts & Stats

U.S. Medicaid Spending, Last 50 Years

U.S. Medicaid Spending, in billions

Year
We Spent
Year
We Spent
2015
565.1
1988
36.0
2014
517.8
1987
32.6
2013
813.6
1986
28.8
2012
445.1
1985
27
2011
442.9
1984
24.5
2010
409.5
1983
23
2009
374.4
1982
21.8
2008
348.9
1981
21.2
2007
329.7
1980
18
2006
318.0
1979
16
2005
310.4
1978
13.9
2004
280.8
1977
13
2003
247.4
1976
11.7
2002
220.3
1975
9.5
2001
195.0
1974
7.7
2000
173.3
1973
6.5
1999
156.6
1972
6.2
1998
148.1
1971
4.8
1997
144.2
1970
4
1996
138.1
1969
3.4
1995
134.9
1968
2.7
1994
125.0
1967
2
1993
114.4
1966
1.5
1992
104.0
1965
0.9
1991
60.7
1964
0.7
1990
47.6
1963
0.6
1989
39.2
1962
0.5

http://www.usgovernmentspending.com

Show Another
Test Your Knowledge Political Trivia
Photo Trivia