Industry groups urge Congress, Obama to reject caps on construction workers in immigration legislation

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The unemployment rate in the construction sector in May was the lowest it has been in five years, which could signal a coming worker shortage, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

July 02, 2013

The unemployment rate in the construction sector in May was the lowest it has been in five years, which could signal a coming worker shortage, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. The AGC has urged Congress and the White House to “reject arbitrary caps on construction workers that are currently included in proposed immigration legislation.”

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