Printing the President’s Budget -  PICTURES

Feb. 13, 2012, 1 a.m.

Print­ing the Pres­id­ent’s budget each year is no small un­der­tak­ing. Each prin­ted set con­tains thou­sands of pages and weighs about 10 pounds. The em­ploy­ees of the Gov­ern­ment Print­ing Of­fice take pride in their work, even as new tech­no­logy has caused the of­fice to cut em­ploy­ees in re­cent years.

Here’s a look at how the budget is put to­geth­er.