- the National Institutes of Health spent $374,000 to find out if a puppet show would convince preschoolers to eat more vegetables?
- Or that the Department of Agriculture gave $50,000 to a business that packs and sells alpaca manure?
- Your tax dollars paid for it – and much more...
- In 2014, federal spending per household was $28,826.
Here are some more key facts from “Federal Spending by the Numbers 2014,” a new Heritage report.