My husband and I are enjoying a week filled with networking, socializing and house hunting in the Washington, D.C. area. We are also excited about celebrating Independence Day in our nation's capitol.
What strikes me is the dogged dismissal towards the recession among the local business leaders. I attended an event hosted by the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday. And the positive outlook was downright infectious.
Some of you may think that the D.C. metro area economy resembles a bubble. I am about to prove you wrong.