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Before the Saturday filing, the Justice Department had long claimed it doesn't have the power to regulate bump stocks.
Only the federal government could institute a shutdown and make it more expensive.
Even though the sequester has been in effect for a month, it will have much longer lasting effects on the following annual budgets and beyond.
After promising to reduce wasteful government, Obama changes his mind on the use of contractors.