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US Construction Index Falls in May

"A key indicator of U.S. construction activity fell in May for the second straight month, hitting its lowest level since February 2010." http://www.foxbusiness.com/news/2012/06/20/us-construction-index-falls-in-may/
 

Housing Starts May Be Up But Don't Expect A Construction ...

"While several new reports display an uptick in new construction activity, beware. A sector rebound depends heavily on the larger economy." http://www.forbes.com/sites/morganbrennan/2012/06/20/housing-starts-may-be-up-but-dont-expect-a-construction-recovery-just-yet/
 

Bill targeting illegal immigrants in construction advances

"A STATE BILL requiring construction employers on public-works projects to verify the Social Security numbers of their workers unanimously passed a House ..." http://www.philly.com/philly/news/pennsylvania/20120621_Bill_targeting_illegal_immigrants_in_construction_advances.html