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Inventories in fabricated metal products industry climb 0.2 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the fabricated metal products industry increase $135 million, or 0.2 percent, to $54.8 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in computers and related products industry fall 2.5 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the computers and related products industry decrease $96 million, or 2.5 percent, to $3.7 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in other electronic component manufacturing industry climb 0.2 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the other electronic component manufacturing industry increase $16 million, or 0.2 percent, to $7.2 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in furniture and related products industry climb 0.9 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the furniture and related products industry increase $73 million, or 0.9 percent, to $8.1 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in battery manufacturing industry climb 1.3 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the battery manufacturing industry increase $24 million, or 1.3 percent, to $1.9 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in apparel industry fall 0.2 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the apparel industry decrease $3 million, or 0.2 percent, to $1.9 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in household appliance manufacturing industry climb 0.6 percent in January

Inventories for businesses in the household appliance manufacturing industry increase $16 million, or 0.6 percent, to $2.8 billion in January, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New home sales in the South up in November 2019 compared to last year

The estimated sales of new homes in the South for the month of November 2019 was 400,000, compared to 367,000 for the same month the previous year.

Analysis: Washington, D.C. ranks 3rd among largest U.S. cities with sufficient funds to pay off debts

Washington, D.C. ranks third best among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Analysis: Washington, D.C., ranked most affected by government shutdown

Washington, D.C., ranked No. 1 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year District of Columbia schools attract the most in-state students

Bennett Career Institute, Technical Learning Centers Inc and Career Technical Institute enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year District of Columbia schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

College of Congress, a congressional internship support group, is among 'Renewal Awards' finalists

A D.C.-based group that helps Pell Grant-eligible students secure congressional internships is one of 15 nonprofits in the U.S. selected to be finalists in The Atlantic and Allstate's "The Renewal Awards," according to a recent press release.

New home sales in the United States up in December 2019 compared to last year

The estimated sales of new homes in the United States for the month of December 2019 was 694,000, compared to 564,000 for the same month the previous year.

New home sales in the South down in December 2019 compared to last year

The estimated sales of new homes in the South for the month of December 2019 was 347,000, compared to 351,000 for the same month the previous year.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Helps National Science Foundation-Funded Research Go Further

Atlas Research recently reached a major milestone with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

ATLAS RESEARCH: Staff Profile: Dr. John Jacocks Serves Veterans Through Medical Training at Rural VA Clinics

It’s not surprising that retired U.S. Army physician Dr. John Jacocks has a self-described soft spot in his heart for Veterans.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Welcomes Christopher Cronin as Vice President

Christopher Cronin joins Atlas Research as the new Vice President of Business Development.

ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: AG Racine Leads 22-State Coalition Against Trump Effort Threatening Legal Status of Long-Time U.S. Residents

Attorney General Karl A. Racine led a coalition of 22 attorneys general in filing a friend-of-the-court brief seeking to stop the Trump administration’s attempt to strip longtime residents of their rights to live and work in the United States, making them subject to possible deportation.

Analysis: D.C., California, New York have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

Washington, D.C., ranks No. 5 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Washington, D.C., was rated fifth best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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