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Construction group: Labor shortage threatens economic growth (access required)

Nearly 80 percent of construction firms in New York state are having difficulty filling hourly craft positions, jobs that comprise the bulk of the industry's workforce. In the long run, that's not good for economic growth, one of the nation's leading trade organizations says. In a survey, released today by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) ...

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