Sequestration Hurt Contracts Across The Gov't, Report Says

Law360, New York (March 10, 2014, 8:25 PM EDT) -- Sequestration impacted government contracts at each of the 23 agencies surveyed in a Government Accountability Office report released on Thursday, with the midyear defense and nondefense budget cuts creating rippling affects that may not be fully felt for years.

When sequestration kicked in on March 1, 2013, most agencies were able to use some funding flexibilities, including transferring funds between accounts or using unobligated funds from previous years, to mitigate the effect of the budget cuts, the GAO reported. But real negative impacts were felt throughout...
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