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October 21 - October 25, 2019

According to a survey released from the Associated General Contractors of America, along with Autodesk, 80% of construction firms reported to struggle with filling hourly craft positions. Since the survey’s findings were released, the AGC has called on the federal government for help. Which, if any, of the federal requests to aid in filling craft positions do you think will be the most useful?

5. All requests would be equally useful
6. None of the requests will be useful
1. Request for boosted funding for education
4. Request for easier establishment practices for apprenticeship and training programs
2. Request for more immigrants to enter the country for work in construction
3. Request to let construction students at community and career colleges qualify for federal Pell Grants
7. Other (Please respond in the comments).

Voting for this poll closed on Friday, October 25, 2019

Tagged categories: Asia Pacific; Commercial Construction; Commercial contractors; Construction; Consultants; Contractors; Demolition; Developers; EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa); Engineers; General contractors; Home builders; Industrial Contractors; Infrastructure; Latin America; Managers; Newbuilding (marine); North America; Painters; Painting Contractors; Remodeling; Residential Construction; Residential contractors; Retrofits; Roofing contractors; Subcontractors; Worker training; Workers; Z-Continents

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