There's a push on Capitol Hill to unwind the steep cuts to the Pentagon budget triggered by the failure of the super committee last year, but Rep. Van Hollen insists don't target social programs to do it.
Real estate at Hunting Point in Virginia, right next to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, is a hot commodity. Even as land moves closer to sale, Alexandria city officials are considering limiting its redevelopment potential.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says lawmakers agreed on a plan to raise taxes on high-income earners as well as shift the responsibility for teacher pensions onto counties, in a move expected to avert the "doomsday" budget.
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