Educational opportunities for military children have a sizable impact on a service member's willingness to accept a duty assignment.
Five weeks after the presidential inauguration, Washingtonians are still coming to terms with what it means to live under, in, and among the Trump Administration. Federal workers, now under a hiring freeze, are confronting highly politicized work environments, while local businesses are facing backlash for interacting with members of the Trump Administration. From homes, to restaurants, to schools and beyond, reaction to President Trump’s executive orders on immigration have had serious ripple effects on the future and functioning of our vibrant metro region. It’s a “new normal” in Washington, and we want to hear how the changes are affecting you in this edition of “Your Turn.”
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It's "your turn" to set the agenda and share your views about conversations taking place in our region, from a newly-announced plan to put Metro back on track to the state of the gubernatorial race in Virginia.
D.C. officials promised the residents of Temple Courts new, affordable housing when it knocked down their building in 2008. Nearly a decade later, the former residents are still waiting for that housing to materialize-- but the Bowser administration says it is bringing new energy and focus to the long-delayed process.