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June Jobs Report Blows Past Expectations With 224,000 New Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 5, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/5/2019 at 12:00pm
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The June jobs report blew apart expectations of economists as it showed the economy added 224,000 new jobs. Economists predicted only 160,000 jobs.

Unemployment crept up to 3.7% from 3.6%. However, the revisions are the noisy part of the report. The Labor Department trimmed 8,000 jobs...

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May Jobs Report: Only 75,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment Rate Still Low

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 7, 2019 at 3:00pm 6/7/2019 at 3:00pm

May’s jobs report is not great, but not necessarily bad. It does not help that the Labor Department revised down the otherwise great April and March jobs reports.

The economy only added 75,000 jobs, but the unemployment rate stayed at 3.6%.

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Beer industry blames Trump’s tariffs for loss of 40K jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 10:00am 5/26/2019 at 10:00am
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Last week, the Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Association released their Beer Serves America economic report on the nation’s beer industry.

The timing is intended to mark Memorial Day as one of the top beer-selling holidays of the year and the beginning of the summer beer-selling season.

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Economy Boom: April Added 263,000 Jobs, Unemployment at 50 Year Low 3.6%

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:00am 5/3/2019 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump has another stellar job report under his belt. Economists predicted 190,000 jobs in April, but the report shows the month added 263,000 jobs while the unemployment rate went down to 3.6%.

The unemployment rate has not hit 3.6% since 1969.

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March Madness: Report Shows 196,000 New Jobs, Unemployment Rate at 3.8%

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 5, 2019 at 11:00am 4/5/2019 at 11:00am

The March jobs report showed a rebound with hiring as the economy added 196,000 jobs and the unemployment rate stayed low at 3.8%.

For 102 months, U.S. employers have added jobs, which makes it the longest streak.

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College in New York City Promotes Democrat Presidential Campaign Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 10:00am 3/27/2019 at 10:00am

Imagine the horror of this school if they were asked to promote jobs for students on Trump’s 2020 campaign.

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NYC college openly promotes Democrat presidential campaign jobs

A City University of New York-John Jay College department sent out a mass email to students promoting a paid summer position aimed at helping...

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Ouch: Economy Only Added 20,000 Jobs in February

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 8, 2019 at 11:00am 3/8/2019 at 11:00am

Holy cow, what a drop off. The February jobs report shows the economy only added 20,000 jobs last month. Experts predicted 180,000 jobs.

However, the unemployment rate fell to 3.8%.

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Yale Holds Event to Help Women and Illegal Immigrants Find Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10:00am 2/19/2019 at 10:00am

One student who was interviewed for this story provided a great observation. Read below.

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Yale event helps illegal immigrants find jobs

Yale University held an event Friday to help illegal immigrants get jobs.

The event, which was the Ivy League school’s third annual Equity in the Job Search symposium, aimed to “help...

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Amazon, Others Rip Into Ocasio-Cortez After Company Flees NYC Deal, Taking 25k Jobs With It

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/15/2019 at 3:00pm
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Yesterday I blogged about Amazon skipping out on New York City, which gave Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) a victory.

Now Amazon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Chris Cuomo, and o...

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January Jobs Report Crushes Expectations With 304,000 New Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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The economy added 304,000 jobs in January, the 100th month in a row with growth. Experts predicted only 107,000 jobs in January.

Labor force participation (LFP) is the highest it’s been since 2014 at 63.2%.

Average hourly wages only grew by 0.1%, but overall it’s up 3.2% from a year ago. The unemployment...

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December Jobs Report Smashed Expectations With 312,000 Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 4, 2019 at 11:00am 1/4/2019 at 11:00am
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Economists predicted we’d only see around 176,000 new jobs in December 2018, but the jobs report showed employers added 312,000 jobs instead.

2018 also went out with a bang by averaging 220,000 new jobs every month, which is the best average since 2015.

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November Jobs Report: Only 155K Jobs Added, But Unemployment Remained at 3.7%

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 7, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/7/2018 at 12:00pm
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Economists expected 198,000 in November, but the economy only added 155,000. While expectations fell short, there’s some positivity within the report and stocks traded higher on Friday morning.

Experts told The Wall Street Journal that fears of a recession may have been overblown:

Friday’s jobs report shows that the market’s volatility and lingering...

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Superb October Jobs Report: 250,000 Jobs Added, Wages Increased 3.1%

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 2, 2018 at 10:32am 11/2/2018 at 10:32am

The labor market continues to strengthen as the economy added 250,000 jobs in October and the unemployment remained steady at 3.7%, a 49-year low.

In other good news, wages increased by 3.1%.

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Thousands in Migrant Caravan Reject Mexican Offer of Jobs, Vow to Continue to U. S.

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 6:30pm 10/27/2018 at 6:30pm
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Last weekend, I covered the latest caravan of illegal immigrants careening toward our southern border, and on Friday, Mary blogged about President Trump considering executive action to narrow requirements for asylum-seekers.

Now we are learning that thousands of illegal immigrants currently making their way through Mexico have been offered refugee status by the...

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Progressive Group at George Washington U. Demands ‘Fair Jobs’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:00am 10/19/2018 at 10:00am

They have also issued a list of related demands, naturally.

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GWU progressive student group demands ‘fair jobs’

George Washington University President Thomas LeBlanc agreed to meet with the Progressive Student Union in response to the group’s Oct. 1 list of demands for increased university employee benefits “at all levels.”

Noah Wexler, a...

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Summer Ends on a High Note: 201,000 Jobs Added in August

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Econ Prof Who Worked on Sanders Campaign Now Advising Dems on Universal Jobs Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 9:30am 8/26/2018 at 9:30am
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Professor Stephanie Kelton is advising Democrats to run on a universal guaranteed jobs plan. In other words, more of the same, tired socialist crap.

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Popular econ professor advances universal job guarantee plan with Democrats

A Stony Brook University economist who has become a darling among social progressive politicians and policy...

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