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|4/1/2021||Construction Spending Slips In February As Shrinking Demand, Soaring Costs, And Supply Delays Threaten Project Completion Dates And Finances|
|3/31/2021||President’s Much-Needed Infrastructure Investments Are Likely To Be Undermined By Proposal’s Misguided Labor And Tax Proposals|
|3/26/2021||Construction Employment In February Trails Pre-pandemic Level In 44 States As Soaring Costs, Supply-chain Problems Jeopardize Future Jobs|
|3/19/2021||Construction Employment Slips In 225 Metro Areas From January 2020 To January 2021 As Rampant Cancellations Augur Further Declines Ahead|
|3/15/2021||Construction Employment In January Lags Pre-Pandemic Mark In 42 States As Canceled Projects, Supply-chain Woes Threaten Future Jobs|
|3/12/2021||Rising Materials Prices And Supply Chain Disruptions Are Hurting Many Construction Firms Already Struggling To Cope With Pandemic Impacts|
|3/11/2021||Soaring Materials Costs, Supply-Chain Problems & Project Cancellations Continue To Impact Construction Industry One Year Into Pandemic|
|3/9/2021||House Votes In Favor Of Idling Workers, Stripping Their Privacy And Denying Them The Opportunity To Establish Their Own Businesses|
|3/8/2021||Media Primer: Why The AGC Of America Opposed The Protecting The Right To Organize (PRO) Act The House Will Consider This Week|
|3/5/2021||Construction Employment Declines By 61,000 In February As Severe Weather Compounds Falling Demand For Nonresidential Projects|
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