• THE CAMELOT INDEX

    See how your state ranks on six “quality of life” measures: economy, health, crime, education, society, and state government.

  • What We're Watching

    FFIS's latest Budget Brief At Long Last, FY 2017 Appropriations Completed, describes funding and policy provisions in the omnibus spending bill that was signed on May 5. In addition, its VIP Series provides state-specific estimates for more than 40 major grant programs.

FFIS Provides
Timely Analysis

An Essential Component of State Budget Management

Since its founding in the mid-1980s, FFIS has provided rigorous research and analysis of the impact federal budget actions have on states. The cornerstone of FFIS’s work is its grants database, which tracks more than 90% of federal funds flowing to state and local governments.

In addition, FFIS publishes many reports that address emerging topics of interest to states and other interested parties. Some of its most widely requested reports are listed below.