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  1. The Washington economy shows signs of weaning itself from federal dependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Washington Post

    It allowed the region to be one of the nation's few economic bright spots after the financial crisis gutted the national economy in 2009, attracting job seekers to the District in droves and spurring a development boom here. But four years later, hiring ground to a halt as congressional gridlock forced a government shutdown and federal budgets were slashed as part of the sequestration process, even though the recovery was gaining momentum elsewhere.

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  2. Outgoing Obama aide Jason Miller to run new D.C. area business groupRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    As Washington's business community prepares for a changing of the guard among the city's political elite, it's apparent that at least a few top officials are sticking around. The Greater Washington Partnership, an alliance of D.C.-area business leaders founded to foster collaborations among the region's fractured economic zones, said Wednesday it has appointed former White House aide Jason Miller as its first chief executive.

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  3. Five practical ways to reap the cozy rewards of - hygge,' even if you can't pronounce itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Every Friday morning, Cynthia Sanford gets to work early. She's not there to sell more mid-century Danish furniture - although that's what shoppers can find at the Kensington, Md., branch of Modern Mobler, where Sanford is store manager.

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  4. After a year of strong jobs growth, D.C.a s unemployment rate drops to its lowest since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The Washington region added 66,600 jobs in 2016 as the District's unemployment rate finished the year at 5.8 percent - its lowest point since 2008 - according to new government data. Maryland's unemployment rate held steady at 4.2 percent and Virginia's dropped slightly to 4.1 percent.

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  5. Economists say Trump's federal hiring freeze shouldna t hurt D.C.'s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    President Trump's move to freeze federal hires drew immediate condemnation from unions and trade groups that represent federal workers and contractors. But those watching the D.C. area's economy say the move should do little to diminish the Washington region's economic health unless more extensive measures are to follow.

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  6. A guide to today's Women's March on WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    'Women's March on Washington' organizer Bob Bland speaks with The Washington Post's social change reporter, Sandhya Somashekhar, about the rally planned for the day after Donald Trump's inauguration. Today, a day after the inauguration of President Trump, tens of thousands of people are expected to gather in the nation's capital for the Women's March on Washington.

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  7. 7 things to do in the D.C. area between Jan. 19-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Jan. 19: Huggy Lowdown and Chris Paul "Tom Joyner Morning Show" staffers Huggy Lowdown and Chris Paul are returning to the DC Improv stage for six shows this weekend. Lowdown appears on the syndicated radio show daily, delivering entertainment news and gossip.

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  8. Washington, D.C., was not actually built on a swampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Word spread Tuesday that moving trucks had arrived at the home in Kalorama newly purchased by Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. They'll live around the corner from the Obamas, and not far from the giant home, formerly the Textile Museum, purchased by Washington Post owner Jeffrey P. Bezos .

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  9. Preparing for Inauguration Day's travel adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    I wondered that over the past week as travelers obsessed about the difficulties they anticipate. They're right to be concerned.

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  10. Nando'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Washington Post

    In a political environment where every action generates an equal and opposite reaction, restaurants that want to signal their discomfort with the policies of the incoming Trump administration have to orchestrate their moves carefully during inauguration weekend. Anything labeled, or just perceived , as a protest could meet with significant backlash.

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