GovBeat: Counties


Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 01/14/2014

In some parts of the country, there was no recession

A new report offers a granular look at the recession and recovery.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  10:09 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Counties, economy, newsletter, recession

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 12/17/2013

The 49 states of rising child poverty

Over five years, poverty among school-aged kids rose in 964 counties. It fell in 17.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  02:04 PM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Counties, maps, newsletter, Poverty

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Federal spending cuts (sequestration) cost $312.4 per person in military counties

A new analysis maps out the pain of sequestration.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  09:38 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Counties, Sequestration