Maybe they are using ammo as an investment. Guns and ammo seem to be doing nothing but going up in cost. Which branch of government does the SS administration report into? Treasury? If so, the ATF also reports in there. This could be the SS admin buying bullets for the ATF because the ATF has blown its own budget. Who knows how money gets diverted and flows in Washington, D.C. anymore? It's gotten so big and encroaching that it's out of control. We need to rein it in and slow the run away spending.