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Why the D.C. area risks losing its allure to millennials

The Washington region must do more to lure and retain millennials to remain economically competitive, according to a new survey of top local business executives, and a high-level civic group is studying how to keep the area attractive to young, well­-educated workers.

The District has a higher share of millennials than any other major U.S. city. But the area’s desirability is in jeopardy, the report says, because of the high cost of housing, the troubled transit system and crowded roads, and fading job openings owing to federal budget cuts.

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