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Billings Index Sees Record Drop in March

Source: American Institute of Architects  Reflecting the deteriorating conditions in the overall economy, demand for design services from architecture firms recorded a record fall, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects.  AIA’s Architecture Billings

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Construction Employment Dropped in March

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction industry employment declined by 29,000 in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nonresidential construction employment declined by 24,600 in March.  All three