Voter Turnout vs. School Dropout Rates

In the last presidential election, the US reported abysmally low voter turnout rates (42.92 percent nationwide) does your state rank? 

The 2016 presidential candidates have taken stretching the truth to a new level

Read the half-truths and our take on what they said here.

Overall Health Ranking

Do you know where your state ranks for health? Click here to find out. 

US Published National Debt


The Truth


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    We analyzed the financial conditions of the ten largest US cities. See how they rank here. 

  • Bill's Blog

    Bill Bergman serves as TIA's Director of Research. He is responsible for managing TIA's federal project and State Data Lab's data base.  Bergman spent 13 years as an economist and policy analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

  • 2014 Financial State of the States

    Each year Truth in Accounting issues a report of the financial condition of each of the 50 states. Click here for our latest 2014 data to see how your state is doing.

  • The Federal Project

    Our Federal Project explores various aspects of government financial reporting, and will examine a different theme each month for the next year. 

  • State Financial Data

    Each year the Truth in Accounting staff collects data from every state's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.

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