Video: Seattle Activists Say Minorities Shut Out of Construction Jobs, Contracts
Seattle Community Coalition for Contracts and Jobs lobbies Sens. Murray and Cantwell
By Eddie Rye
March 20, 2012
Seattle's Community Coalition for Contracts and Jobs took to the streets to protest the federal government's failure to enforce 1964 Civil Rights Act. Their complaint? Minority workers and contracters are shut out of state and federal construction projects.