The Associated General Contractors of America said President Donald Trump's immigration proposal would supply "needed relief" amid labor shortages in states such as Texas. While Texas has added 32,500 construction jobs in the last year, even more would have been added if employers in the state had more workers to hire, AGC said.
AGC: Immigration proposal would help reduce worker shortage
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