Choose one federal agency or department. Compare the federal budget with the budget of your selected department and note how they are interconnected.
Prepare a concise history of the public budget. Examine the federal budget submission process. Determine if the budget of your selected department or agency supports the mission of the agency or department. Determine how the budget has affected the policy of the department or agency. Evaluate how the budget of the agency or department has changed over the last five to ten years. Address the background information of your selected federal agency or department.