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|3/20/2020||Pandemic Has Halted Or Delayed Projects For 28 Percent Of Contractors, Survey Finds; New Senate Relief Bill Will Provide Some Help For Industry|
|3/17/2020||Shutting Down Construction Projects Is An Unnecessary Step, Will Harm Economy & Undermine Recovery Efforts, Construction Officials Say|
|3/16/2020||Construction Jobs Increase In 32 States In January From 1 And 12 Months Ago But Data Do Not Reflect Likely Impact Of Coronavirus On Industry|
|3/12/2020||Iowa State AGC Student Chapter Awarded For Performing Some Of The Best Charitable Work In 2019 For Its Fall Break Service Trip|
|3/10/2020||Oroville, California’s Spillways Emergency Recovery Named Best Construction Project Of 2019 By National Trade Association|
|3/10/2020||Trump Administration’s Final Apprenticeship Regulations Are A Wasted Opportunity For Addressing Construction Workforce Shortages|
|3/6/2020||Construction Employment Increases By 42,000 In February And 223,000 Over 12 Months As Industry’s Unemployment Rate Sets New Low For February|
|3/2/2020||Construction Outlays Soar In January To $1.369 Trillion With Large Public Works And Residential Gains, Modest Private Nonresidential Growth|
|3/2/2020||Autodesk and Associated General Contractors of America Equip Women in Construction with Properly Fitting Safety Harnesses|
|2/7/2020||Construction Employment Increases By 44,000 In January And 142,000 Over 12 Months As Industry’s Unemployment Rate Sets New Low For January|
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