Virginia's Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling says he remains optimistic about the continued growth of Virginia's workforce. He recently spoke to business leaders in Roanoke about creating jobs and investing in the economy.
President Obama is planning to meet with House Republicans Wednesday and House Democrats on Thursday. Among the planned topics is the nation's debt ceiling. Alex Bolton, senior staff writer for The Hill, speaks with WAMU's All Things Considered host, Pat Brogan, about what's expected.
D.C.'s senior population -- including those whose incomes hover around the poverty line -- is expected to "increase exponentially" by 2025, according to the city's Office on Aging. One home in Northwest D.C. works to provide a fulfilling life for this population, regardless of finances.
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