The nation’s largest defense contractor had a better third quarter than expected, as federal budget cuts brought less severe consequences than were forecasted.Read More »
Though Maryland’s jobs count has made a full recovery — returning to its pre-recession level — a still-high unemployment rate, a growing workforce, uncertainty in the federal government and ongoing transformation within the state economy indicate room for progress remains.Read More »
Gov. Martin O'Malley did not appear to enjoy himself during a nearly six hour meeting of the Board of Public Works on Wednesday.
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WASHINGTON — A $108 billion measure that would boost funding for infrastructure projects and housing subsidies for the poor is moving ahead in the Senate. The measure cleared a procedural hurdle by a bipartisan 73-26 vote Tuesday, and that sets ...Read More »
WILMINGTON, Del. — Most criminal proceedings in Delaware’s U.S. District Court will be canceled on Fridays starting in May because of federal spending cuts. The News Journal of Wilmington reports that because of across-the-board spending cuts that took effect earlier ...Read More »