Intro::Administration of federal assistance in the United States


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{{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} In the United States, federal assistance, also known as federal aid, federal benefits, or federal funds, is defined as any federal program, project, service, and activity provided by the federal government that directly assists domestic governments, organizations, or individuals in the areas of education, health, public safety, public welfare, and public works, among others.

The assistance, which can reach to over $400 billion annually,<ref name="OFFM">United States Office of Management and Budget; Office of Federal Financial Management, The Single Audit</ref> is provided and administered by federal government agencies, such as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, through special programs to recipients.

Administration of federal assistance in the United States sections
Intro  Definition  Federal assistance programs  Recipients  Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance  Monitoring activities  See also  Notes  References  Further reading  External links  

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