US Added 199,000 Jobs in December, Govt Says, Far Less Than Expected

US Added 199,000 Jobs in December, Govt Says, Far Less Than Expected

The US economy added only 199,000 jobs in December but the unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent, the government reported Friday, a mixed ending to a year spent recovering from the mass layoffs caused by Covid-19. Analysts had forecast a much more robust gain in payrolls, but the result fell far short, instead showing other […]

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