Posts Tagged ‘sequestration’

Has D.C.’s Economy Peaked?

The D.C. Office of the Chief Financial Officer just sent out its monthly economic trend report, and it's a bleak one. The title of the July 2013 report says it all: "Is the DC economy stalling?"
"Employment in the District of Columbia has stopped growing in recent months, according to seasonally-adjusted employment and labor force data [...]

Mayor Unveils Five-Year Economic Development Strategy

Speaking this morning against a backdrop of construction on the CityMarket at O site in Shaw, Mayor Vince Gray laid out his ambitious five-year plan to bring jobs and economic growth to the city.
"This is our first-ever economic development strategy," Gray said proudly, "which has emanated in part from our relationships with universities and the [...]

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