Jobs Report

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America added far fewer jobs in September than expected, but investors didn't seem too disappointed: Stocks were flat Friday as Wall Street took solace that the unemployment rate continues to drop after the pandemic-fueled spike last year. ...
Yields initially dropped after the jobs report, paring an overnight climb, but soon started rising again. ...
President Biden discussed the Department of Labor's September jobs report showing the U.S. economy added 194,000 jobs. The president emphasized that the U.S. was "continuing to make progress" as the country responds to the Covid-19 pandemic. ...
Republicans ripped President Biden for the September's poor jobs report that indicated 194,000 new jobs were created. ...

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