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Sequestration: A history

POSTED: 10:31 AM Feb 26 2013   UPDATED: 5:36 AM Apr 04 2013

Take a look at the history of sequestration from its first use in the 1980s to today’s cuts.

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Take a look at the history of sequestration from its first use in the 1980s to today’s cuts, according to information from the University of California-Berkeley's "Slaying the Debt" research project, Slate.com, Politifact and other sources.

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