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April Jobs Report – A Rebound in Job Growth



The April jobs report came out on Friday, May 8, 2015. The report showed a rebound in hiring momentum, adding 223,000 jobs in April. This follows a disappointing March, which marked the weakest month of payroll employment since July 2012. The April civilian unemployment rate dropped from 5.5% to…

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(Video) March Jobs Report – A Slowdown in Job Growth



The March jobs report came out on Friday, April 3, 2015. The report showed a loss of hiring momentum, only adding 126,000 jobs in March and breaking a yearlong streak of robust monthly job creation.  There were some bright spots in the report, however, specifically hourly wages rising 0.3%. Here…

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