Mayor: Federal spending cuts hurting DC economy

Tuesday - 09/03/2013, 08:09pm EDT

Less traffic, Metro riders expected with federal furloughs

Commuting this week may seem more like the dog days of August when everybody is out of town on vacation.

Tuesday - 07/09/2013, 05:44am EDT

Fun run for furloughed workers sends message to Hill

Furloughs have hit the Pentagon and employees are hit the pavement. Dozens of runners set off for the Federal Furlough Five-Mile Fun Run on Monday evening.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 10:51pm EDT

Warner: FAA deal a mixed bag

Virginia Sen. Mark Warner says a piecemeal approach to the sequester isn't going to help lawmakers agree to a grand deal that would address the nation's budget problems.

Friday - 04/26/2013, 03:34pm EDT

Security increased at Washington Parkway Classic

Security will be stepped up at Sunday's Washington Parkway Classic after the attacks in Boston.

Saturday - 04/20/2013, 11:49am EDT

Navy cancels Va. Beach air show due to budget cuts

Navy cancels Va. Beach air show due to automatic spending cuts

Tuesday - 04/09/2013, 03:38pm EDT

Well-known economist backs off dire prediction about sequestration

Stephen Fuller, director of the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University, says the region's economy is still growing, housing prices are up and the unemployment rate is still low.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 05:14am EDT

Spending plan continues 6-day mail delivery

The new spending bill passed by Congress on Thursday continues the requirement for six-day mail delivery. But that hasn't ended debate over whether the Postal Service should and can end Saturday delivery.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 06:48pm EDT

Intelligence chief: Budget cuts risk US security

US intelligence chief says $4 billion cut from spy programs; threatens America's security

Wednesday - 03/13/2013, 11:50am EDT

How budget cuts could affect you

A look at how the cuts could affect government operations and you

Tuesday - 03/12/2013, 04:30am EDT

Report: Private sector compensates for lost federal jobs

Sequestration has spurred a lot of grim conversation about federal job loss.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 09:30am EDT

DHS freed over 2,000 immigrants since February.

Gov't freed more than 2,000 immigrants from jail since mid-February, planned 3,000 more

Sunday - 03/03/2013, 07:46am EST

Universities face research, financial aid cuts

John Aaron, WTOP

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 10:09pm EST


The next budget crisis

Charlie Mahtesian, National Politics Editor for POLITICO

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 06:06pm EST


D.C.-area federal workers expecting 20 percent pay cut

Paul Brandus, West Wing Reports

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 05:59pm EST


Baltimore mayor calls emergency meeting on budget

Baltimore mayor calls emergency meeting on federal budget cuts; city already faces deficit

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 12:21pm EST

Gridlock: No budging at the budget-cuts deadline

No budging on budget cuts: Combative Obama, Republicans blame each other at sequester deadline

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 06:04am EST

Sequestration marks an epic fail for President Obama and Republicans

Ron Fournier, editorial director, National Journal

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 12:39am EST


Sequestration begins: What now for feds and contractors?

Francis Rose, host, Federal News Radio

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 12:34am EST


Mitt Romney talks sequestration

Chris Wallace, Fox News Sunday host

Friday - 03/01/2013, 09:24pm EST


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