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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, sequester


Furlough FAQ: Appealing your furlough

Hundreds of thousands of federal workers may be put on notice that they could be furloughed in the event of sequestration.

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 09:29am EST

Tags: Furlough FAQ, darci marchese, appealing a furlough

How is the threat of sequestration affecting you?

Let WTOP know your concerns about the automatic cuts.

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 07:05am EST


How would sequestration impact traffic?

The gridlock in Congress over finding a way to avoid sequestration could actually mean less gridlock on D.C.-area roads.

Tuesday - 02/26/2013, 04:47pm EST

Tags: traffic, AAA Mid-Atlantic, john townsend, Dick Uliano

5-cent property tax hike possible in Arlington

Real estate taxes for the average homeowner in Arlington County could increase hundreds of dollars each year as regional development and uncertainty about sequestration force the County Board to adjust to new realities.

Monday - 02/25/2013, 12:11pm EST

Tags: Andrew Mollenbeck, Arlington, taxes, property taxes, BRAC

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: sequester

Obama to visit Virginia shipbuilding operation

President Obama will visit a shipbuilding operation in Newport News on Tuesday, just days before the March 1 deadline for automatic spending cuts to kick in.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 03:51pm EST

Tags: Newport News, shipbuilding, Leon Panetta, Barack obama

Sen. Rand Paul: Let the sequester go through

While Congress attempts to stave off the devastating across-the-board spending cuts known as "sequestration," Republican Sen. Rand Paul says it wouldn't be such a bad idea if the sequester goes through.

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 01:23pm EST

Tags: Rand Paul, Mark Warner,

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