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President Trump Praises Latest Jobs Report, 313K Jobs Added To Economy In February

It’s full speed ahead for the U.S. economy as President Trump sounds off on the latest jobs report.
In a tweet Friday, the president praised the new figures which show more than 300,000 jobs were added in February.
According to the Department of Labor, unemployment rates remained at 4.1-percent for the fifth straight month, which is the lowest level in 17 years.
Construction companies had the biggest increase, with more than 60,000 new employees hired.
FILE- In this Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, photo, work continues on a new development in Fair Lawn, N.J. On Friday, March 9, the Labor Department reported that U.S. employers added 313,000 jobs in February, the most in any month since July 2016, and drawing hundreds of thousands of people into the job market. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Wages also grew 2.6-percent last month compared to last year.
Analysts are attributing the strong economy to President Trump’s recently passed tax law.

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