NJ Spotlight News

Business Report: Surprisingly strong jobs report

Clip: 02/03/2023 | 2m 24s | Video has closed captioning.

There’s been a lot of doom and gloom over a possible recession or economic slowdown, but Friday's jobs report has many people questioning that narrative. The U.S. economy added 517,000 new jobs in January. The monthly report from the U.S. Department of Labor came in much stronger than economists had forecast.

Aired: 02/03/23

Rating: NR

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