Another backgrounder on the #shutdown, the legal controls on its implementation

Here’s another interesting backgrounder on the shutdown, this time on the Antideficiency Act which governs how the shutdown takes place.

The Odd Story of the Law That Dictates How Government Shutdowns Work

A shutdown would end up costing more because of the price of restarting the government — and other strange facts about the late-1800s Antideficiency Act.

 

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