These jobs gained big after a surprising July

Plus, where 20,000+ applied for 27 jobs and millennial unemployment #s

Aug 11, 2020 | Current events
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New jobs report beats expectations

The Department of Labor reported a gain of 1.76 million jobs this July, surpassing economist predictions by nearly 300,000 jobs. The biggest gains were seen in the leisure and hospitality industry, where food service workers returning to work accounted for over 500,000 of the 590,000 jobs added. Government...

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