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State SpendingWhere the Money Goes

You pay for your government, and you deserve to know how it spends your money. Use the tools and information on this page to search the state check register, track state spending and see your tax dollars at work.

Classic Tools
Additional spending tools are available in a variety of categories. These tools are the result of initial efforts to open Texas’ books and publish that information online.
Visualizations
The Comptroller’s latest data visualization tools turn otherwise complicated data into easy-to-understand graphics, to help you understand how your tax dollars are spent now and in the past.
Additional Spending Resources
Use these resources to dig deep in your search for where Texas’ state dollars are spent.