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  • How Technology Can Make Metropolitan Life Easier—And Why We Should Invest

    From ordering a pizza to getting directions, technology makes everyday tasks incredibly easy. How can technology make urban life easier, and what would that mean for Greater Washington?

    The Shutdown is Finally Over. How Can We Build Resilience?

    Government shutdowns are pointless for policy-making, but they happen, and they take a huge toll on our economy.

    Federal Government Shutdown Photo: NPCA Photos/Flickr

    America’s Longest Government Shutdown Punishes D.C.-area Businesses and Workers

    A joint press release from 22 business organizations from the Metropolitan Washington area calls for the President and congressional leaders to reopen the federal government.

    Photo: Erick Drost/Flickr

    Statement on the Federal Government Shutdown

    From Jack McDougle, President & CEO of the Board of Trade: “Not only is the government shutdown ineffective policy-making, it’s also hurting the region.

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