Saturday, December 18, 2010


In gambling mecca, carpentry stands out among sectors that haven't rebounded from recession.

IN LAS VEGAS -- Every day in this desert city, the carpenters climb into their pickups and vans, resumes stacked on the passenger seats, driving first to the union hall, then in circles from one chain-linked construction site to another, asking for work.
For a year or more, it has been the same.
If they keep pursuing work as carpenters, in fact, many of them may never find a job.

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