In open-ended anonymous responses, many said their health care costs and deductibles were increasing dramatically for 2014. One predicted the negative impact on family budgets would force older, more experienced staff to leave the office, adding, “I don’t expect to see this in the first six months of the year, but perhaps late in 2014 and in 2015.”
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.