Two mergers, two very different reactions on Wall Street. Zillow buys Trulia for $3.5 billion, but are they overpaying? On the other hand, Wall Street appears to love Dollar Tree buying fellow discount retailer Family Dollar for $8.5 billion. We analyze the deals and discuss Virgin America’s impending IPO.
In the District, things could not be more different than they were 30 years ago. One of the groups that played a big role in its turnaround, the D.C. office of Local Initiatives Support Corp., is taking a look back.