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USG and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce release the Commercial Construction Index

The USG & U.S. Chamber Commercial Construction Index gauges the outlook and confidence in the commercial construction industry.  


A 'Sale' sign at a Sears store in Jersey City, NJ.
155,000 jobs were created in November. The unemployment rate is 3.7%.
Empty beer cans wait to be filled at the Other Half Brewing Co. in Brooklyn, NY.
A 25% tariff on steel and a 10% tariff on aluminum on imports from Canada and Mexico remain in place.
A burned-out vehicle is seen near destroyed homes in Paradise, California.
Now that fires there have been contained, we’re helping lead longer term recovery efforts.
The art of the possible.
We’re calling on our new and reelected leaders from both parties to claim the middle ground and reject the extremes on both sides.
The American flag flies outside the U.S. Capitol.
What’s now on the table for the business community and a pro-growth agenda, and what should you be watching for in the months ahead?
A contractor works on a townhouse under construction in Milpitas, CA.
250,000 jobs were created in October. The unemployment rate is 3.7%.
A container ship sits docked a the Port of Oakland in Oakland, CA.
The tariff war will hurt consumers, reverse tax cuts, and cost jobs.
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