Economy


Colorado contractors say "huge shortage of tradesmen" is severely impacting business
Construction adds 32,000 jobs in April, unemployment rate drops again
Despite being among the only jobs that can't be outsourced, U.S. is largely blind to construction industry's worth
Construction spending up 0.2% in March as homebuilding hits highest pace in nearly 6 years
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A year and a half after Sandy's devastation, New Jersey leads nation in construction job losses
Obama prepares to send $302 billion highway bill to Congress, but will it be enough?
Home starts up 2.8% in March, builder confidence up slightly
Rise in unemployment snapped as construction industry adds 19,000 jobs in March
Homebuilding declines but construction spending up 0.1% in February
Construction expected to grow 8% this year with "groundhog"-like growth from nonresidential
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Obama proposes $302 billion, 4-year transportation bill, announces $600 million in competitive grants