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Sequester cuts hit Walter Reed; staff members weigh in

Internal memos obtained by USA Today show that operating room hours have been cut, mental health beds reduced and routine appointments delayed.

Tuesday - 08/06/2013, 10:48am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, Walter Reed, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Jim Moran, furloughs, Dick Uliano, Dave McConnell


Anne Arundel Co. hotels feeling sequester's sting

Federal government agencies and their employees have felt the effect of the automatic budget cutbacks known as the sequester, but some businesses are evidently also feeling the sting.

Sunday - 08/04/2013, 06:11pm EDT

Tags: hotel, Anne Arundel

Diminished police presence for holiday weekend

Even as thousands flock to the D.C. area to observe Memorial Day, police presence in the region is being scaled back: Sequester cuts are forcing furloughs in the U.S. Park Police and other agencies.

Thursday - 05/23/2013, 02:34pm EDT

Tags: Nick Iannelli, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Park Police, sequestration


Sequester may hit housing rental vouchers

Some families could lose the roof over their heads because of government cutbacks.

Saturday - 05/11/2013, 12:51pm EDT

Tags: vouchers, Congress, Dick Uliano

Less fun, more trash on the National Mall

Many of the activities people enjoy doing on the National Mall in the spring and summer may not be available due to sequester cuts.

Sunday - 05/05/2013, 06:35pm EDT

Tags: National Mall, David Nather

Air Force begins grounding combat aircraft

Tuesday - 04/09/2013, 03:50pm EDT

Tags: Air Force,

Will furloughs have an impact on area's housing market?

John McClain, senior fellow, George Mason University's Center for Regional Analysis

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 10:21am EST

Tags: George Mason University Center for Regional Analysis, housing, sequestration,


Sequestration's impact on D.C., Md. and Va.

The White House released a breakdown of how Maryland, Virginia and D.C. would be affected.

Monday - 02/25/2013, 07:12am EST

Tags: sequestration,