The American Presidency Project
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Accessed On: 01 September, 2016
Data Sources:• compiled by Gerhard Peters from "Historical Tables, Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2013" (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 2012).• 1789 - 1945 (Roosevelt) data from Lyn Ragsdale, "Vital Statisitcs on the Presidency: Washington to Clinton." rev. ed. (Washington, D.C.: CQ Press, 1998); data compiled by John Woolley, The American Presidency Project; and figures from the National Archives and Records Administration.• 1945 (Truman) - present data compiled by Gerhard Peters, The American Presidency Project, from documents contained in the Federal Register.