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US Job Market Sees Spring Pick-Upi
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Mil Arcega
May 02, 2014 10:20 PM
The US unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in more than five years. The Labor Department says the US economy added 288,000 jobs in April, the biggest net employment gain in more than two years. As Mil Arcega reports, the better than expected job numbers come on the heels of disappointing economic growth so far in 2014.

US Job Market Sees Spring Pick-Up

Published May 02, 2014

The US unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in more than five years. The Labor Department says the US economy added 288,000 jobs in April, the biggest net employment gain in more than two years. As Mil Arcega reports, the better than expected job numbers come on the heels of disappointing economic growth so far in 2014.


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