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|5/1/2020||Nonresidential Construction Spending Declines In March As Pandemic Halts Projects; Group Warns Loan Threats Are Hurting Relief Program|
|4/28/2020||Construction Employment Declines In 99 Metro Areas In March From 2019 As Industry Officials Call For New State & Federal Funding To Add Jobs|
|4/24/2020||Paycheck Protection Program Is Allowing Construction Firms To Add And Retain Employees Despite Declining Demand, New Survey Finds|
|4/22/2020||AGC Education & Research Foundation Recognizes Educator And Student For Their Excellence In The Field Of Construction|
|4/21/2020||Additional $310 Billion In Funding For Paycheck Protection Program Loans Will Help Support Thousands Of Essential Construction Jobs|
|4/17/2020||Construction Employment Declines In 20 States And D.C. In March, In Line With Industry Survey Showing Growing Job Losses For The Sector|
|4/16/2020||Faith Technologies Of Menasha, Wisconsin Named Nation’s Safest Construction Company In 2019 By National Contractors Group|
|4/10/2020||Forty Percent Of Construction Firms Report Layoffs Amid Widespread Project Cancellations As Economic Impact Of Coronavirus Grows|
|4/9/2020||Hundreds Of Construction Firms Across The Country Hold Coronavirus Safety Stand Downs To Protect Workers And The Public|
|4/8/2020||Construction Layoffs Spread Rapidly As Coronavirus Shuts Down Projects, In Contrast To Job Gains Through February In Most Metros|
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