Kenny Mooney, left, watches while Matthew Kuticka and Bob Williams finish shoveling and Justin Hannah, right, moves a load of rock last week at the construction site of an overpass for U.S. Highway 71 south of Lamar, Mo. The employees of JLA Construction, Republic, Mo, said they have been off work for periods of 2009 and don’t have prospects for more work after this job is completed in a couple of weeks.

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