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Study: D.C. Fared Better Than Most Cities During Recession

A new study examining how 30 cities in the country weathered the Great Recession is out this afternoon and, thanks to lots of federal money, D.C. fared better than most.
The District received an additional $1.1 billion in government aid between 2008-2011, according to the The Pew Charitable Trusts study, "America’s Big Cities in Volatile Times." [...]