TABLE D-4 Other Mandatory Spending, 2008-2019

Year

Baseline

Option 1

Option 2

Option 3

Option 4

In Billions of Dollars

2008a

397

NA

NA

NA

NA

2009

1108

NA

NA

NA

NA

2010

566

NA

NA

NA

NA

2011

488

NA

NA

NA

NA

2012

400

397

397

400

400

2013

414

407

407

414

414

2014

399

389

389

399

399

2015

397

384

384

397

397

2016

405

389

389

405

405

2017

404

385

385

404

404

2018

399

377

377

399

399

2019

444

419

419

444

444

As a Percentage of GDP

2008a

2.8

NA

NA

NA

NA

2009

7.9

NA

NA

NA

NA

2010

3.9

NA

NA

NA

NA

2011

3.2

NA

NA

NA

NA

2012

2.5

2.5

2.5

2.5

2.5

2013

2.5

2.5

2.5

2.5

2.5

2014

2.3

2.3

2.3

2.3

2.3

2015

2.2

2.1

2.1

2.2

2.2

2016

2.2

2.1

2.1

2.2

2.2

2017

2.1

2.0

2.0

2.1

2.1

2018

2.0

1.9

1.9

2.0

2.0

2019

2.1

2.0

2.0

2.1

2.1

NOTE: NA = not applicable.

aActual spending.

  • impact aid: provides money to school districts that are financially burdened by the presence of tracts of land that do not pay property taxes (such as military bases or Indian lands)

  • education for the disadvantaged: allocates funds for local programs that provide extra academic support to help raise the achievement of eligible students in high-poverty schools or, in the case of school-wide programs, help all students in high-poverty schools to meet challenging state academic standards

  • school improvement programs: includes funds for improving teacher quality, developing and implementing state assessments, rural education, and other activities

  • innovation and improvement: funds charter school grants and magnet school assistance, the teaching of American history, teacher incentives, and other activities



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