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Living in the United States is getting costlier and that's partially due to rent increases.  (File photo. Getty Images)

Cost Of Living In US Rises In June For 5th Consecutive Month

Living in the United States is getting costlier and that’s partially due to rent increases.

07/17/2015

The relative value of $100 in each state and the District. (Credit: Tax Foundation)

D.C. Residents Get Least Bang For Their Buck, Report Finds

Sky-high rent, high taxes and an overall high cost of living — D.C. residents already know living in the nation’s capital doesn’t come cheap.

07/08/2015

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Study: Cost of Living in D.C. More Expensive Than New York City, Baltimore More Expensive Than L.A.

Living in D.C. is more costly than in New York City, and Baltimore is more expensive than Los Angeles, according to a new study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

10/14/2014

Poll: 68 Percent Of Americans Say Wealthy Don't Pay Enough Federal Taxes    (Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Report: In D.C., $100 Isn’t Actually Worth $100

Where is $100 not actually $100? In the District of Columbia.

08/25/2014

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Md. Lawmaker Plans to Push for Minimum Wage Boost

A Maryland lawmaker is planning to push for a minimum wage increase in the state.

08/12/2013