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Veterans Affairs asks for nearly $18 billion

VA Acting Secretary Sloan Gibson,

The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs is asking for $17.6 billion to address the systemic problems that led to major backlogs and the wait-list scandal at its health facilities. VA Acting Secretary Sloan D. Gibson told Congress yesterday that his ...

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Union Station goes to all-wind power

Washington’s Union Station has signed a three-year contract with Herndon, Va.-based Washington Gas Energy Services to receive 100 percent of its electricity from wind power. Previously, the railroad station received 50 percent of its electricity from WGES CleanSteps WindPower. Under ...

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Redskins hope to kick workers’ compensation cases

Greenbelt workers’ compensation attorney Benjamin T. Boscolo finds one great irony in his legal fight with the Washington Redskins over whether Maryland or Virginia has jurisdiction to compensate his clients, two former Redskins players, for their on-the-field injuries. The District ...

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