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Construction spending rises 0.9% in December

Posted: February 2, 2013 at 3:25 a.m.

A builder works on condominiums in North Andover, Mass. Spending on construction projects rose to $885 billion in December, the Commerce Department said Friday.

A builder works on condominiums in North Andover, Mass. Spending on construction projects rose to $885 billion in December, the Commerce Department said Friday.

Spending on U.S. construction projects rose in December, ending a year in which construction activity increased for the first time in six years.

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Business, Pages 29 on 02/02/2013

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