Minority contractors unite for share of stimulus dollars

Glantz, Aaron
August 2009
National Catholic Reporter;8/7/2009, Vol. 45 Issue 21, p8
The article focuses on the effort of the minority contractors' coalition to gain construction contracts made by President Barack Obama's stimulus package in California. It states that the coalition is focusing on large engineering firms, which they accuse of ignoring small businesses. Ruben Guerra of Latin Business Association said that the stimulus package provides no opportunity for small business owners. Contractors also argued that they are only receiving a small portion of the fund.


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