And the job numbers are in. 661,000 new jobs. Most were expecting anywhere from 550,000 to 850,000. No one is expecting the numbers to hit 1 million. Also the unemployment was expected to be at 8.2% At the same time frame, Obama was also at 8.2%. And he had no Pandemic that shut the country down.
BREAKING: US gained back 661,000 jobs in September, a slowdown from the summer.
US unemployment rate falls to 7.9%, down from 8.4% in August and 14.7% in April.
The nation has recovered ~51% of jobs. There are still ~10.9 million jobs lost from pandemic.
— Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) October 2, 2020