Sunday, February 05, 2017

This Is Unexpected

US Job Growth Exceeds Expectations

Intersecting with the last month of the Obama Presidency and with the first month of the Donald Trump Presidency, the monthly U.S. jobs report released by the Labor Department Friday shows that the economy added 227,000 jobs in January — the largest gain recorded in four months, and up from December’s 157,000. The eagerly awaited figures…