• The Camelot Index

    The Camelot Index ranks states on six quality-of-life measures.

    This year's top-ranking states are Iowa and New Hampshire.

  • New Grants Tracker

    The FY 2018 omnibus authorized and/or funded several new grants.

    The tracker monitors developments related to dispersing these funds.

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.