Active ShootersThe mass shootings on Aug. 3 in El Paso, Texas and Aug. 4 in Dayton, Ohio, and the shooting the previous week in Gilroy,
Military SpendingThe US government spent $778,962,000,000 on the military in 2018. This is down from a high of $833,978,000,000 in 2011.
Energy and ClimateIndividual Americans use less energy than they did in 1980, from 344 million BTUs per capita to 301 million in 2017 (Fig. 125).