MARKET FOCUS WASHINGTON, DC: District turning - Washington DC's PR scene is diversifying beyond politics and policy. Steve Lilienthal takes a look
Walk into a Xando's coffee shop in Washington on a fall day and the talk may be about how George W. Bush and Al Gore are doing on the hustings. Or discussions may include the latest on the AOL-Time Warner merger or a new tech start-up. Washingtonians still have yet to get a life, but they've diversified their wonkish interests.