Indiana should invest in bridges and create jobs, says union

The Laborers' International Union of North America is launching a campaign in Indiana to highlight the poor condition of the state's bridges -- and the large number of out-of-work construction workers. Indiana has 4,111 bridges in need of repair, according to the union. "Instead of building tomorrow's economy, far too many construction workers are languishing in today's unemployment lines," said Stephen Sandherr, CEO of the Associated General Contractors of America.

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