Construction Spending Drops 0.3 Percent in November, Up for Year


Contractors lay down flooring at Skanska USA Building Inc.'s Inova... News PhotoBuilding - Activity,Building Contractor,Civilian,Construction Industry,Construction Worker,Finance,Flooring,Horizontal,Lying Down,North America,Occupation,The Americas,USA,Washington DC,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergContractors lay down flooring at Skanska USA Building Inc.'s Inova Health System construction site in Lorton, Virginia, U.S., on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. Construction spending dipped 0.3 percent in November as gains in housing were not enough to offset declines in nonresidential and public construction, according to Census Bureau data released Jan. 2. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images