After moderating for a while, the price of construction materials shows signs of new increases. The recent producer price index report could mark the low point and thus be a good time for the federal government to make use of low costs for projects, according to Ken Simonson, AGC's chief economist. "Each month that Congress puts off providing long-term funding for needed infrastructure projects costs taxpayers double," Stephen E. Sandherr, AGC's CEO.

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