For the first time in his 45 years working in construction, Robert "Speedy" Hildreth (center) finds himself unemployed. When he had to close his grading company last summer, his sons, Jason (left) and Philip (right), also lost their jobs.
For the first time in his 45 years working in construction, Robert "Speedy" Hildreth (center) finds himself unemployed. When he had to close his grading company last summer, his sons, Jason (left) and Philip (right), also lost their jobs.
For the first time in his 45 years working in construction, Robert "Speedy" Hildreth (center) finds himself unemployed. When he had to close his grading company last summer, his sons, Jason (left) and Philip (right), also lost their jobs.

HARD LABOR: The faces of unemployment

March 11, 2009 11:01 AM

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