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Dive deep into data about local Washington area companies.
Federal Spending Is Region's Bright Spot
The boom in government spending is attracting keen interest from big utilities, technology firms, start-ups and the lobby firms they employ. And it has foreign investors scouting real estate opportunities.
As the world's largest defense contractor, Lockheed gets 58 percent of its revenue by making technology used by the Defense Department.
Steven Pearlstein profiles real estate magnate Joe Robert, who despite the downturn and illness keeps moving forward.
Business leaders discuss how to adapt to the uncertain economy with The Post's Tom Heath.
Kim Hart writes how tech contractors are shifting focus to cloud computing and virtualization.
It is impossible to read through the company profiles in this year's Post 200 and not get a sense of the damage that has been inflicted by the economic downturn. And yet, all is not gloom and doom.
See how the Post 200, which starts with a list of the 95 largest public companies with headquarters in the District and its suburbs, was compiled.