Job Gains Stay Strong In May

Investor's Business Daily
June 2014
Investors Business Daily;6/9/2014, pA01
2 Employers added 217,000 jobs, a bit more than expected and the 4th straight month topping 200,000. It's the latest evidence of improving growth — at least in Q2. It also marked the return of all the jobs lost during the Great Recession. The jobless rate stayed at 6.3%, with the labor force participation rate holding at a 36-year low. Wage growth remains sluggish.


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