As many high-profile agencies sit idle because of the federal government shutdown, others are humming along just fine, thank you.
Maryland’s treasurer says all three bond rating agencies have affirmed the state’s triple-A bond rating.
President Barack Obama on Friday took aim at his government’s own messy bureaucracy, prodding Congress to give him greater power to merge agencies and promising he would start by collapsing six major economic departments into one. Pressing Republicans on one of their own political issues, Obama said it was time for an “effective, lean government.”
Baltimore city agencies will soon be making more data available to the public.