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President Directs Federal Contractors to List Labor Violations

Worker advocates praise action, but contractor groups threaten legal and legislative challenges.

A New Big U.K. Purchase Deal Proceeds, but Another Fizzles

Design firm Hyder Consulting is sold to Dutch-based ARCADIS, while contractors Balfour Beatty and Carillion end just-announced merger talks.

UPDATE: House Rejects Senate's $8B Trust-Fund Patch

Action also sends House's earlier $10.8-billion "fix" back to Senate for another vote.

Collapse of Contractor Lakeshore TolTest Corp. Leaves a Messy Trail

Firm that had more than $500M in global work now faces legal action from thousands of creditors, its former CEO and the U.S. Justice Dept.

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