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Great Job Numbers under Trump

Posted by FactReal on November 5, 2018

Investor’s Business Daily reported last Friday, Nov. 2, 2018:

October’s jobs numbers were real humdingers. Not only did companies hire 250,000 workers, but unemployment remained at 3.7%, a 50-year low, for the second month running. Some 711,000 people rejoined the workforce during the month. The total number of Americans employed, now at 156.562 million, also set another record. And no major industry cut jobs last month. None.

Today, as we noted recently, there are some 7.1 million job openings, but just over 6 million unemployed. There are in fact more jobs now than there are job-seeking workers to fill them. That’s something that’s never happened before. […]

If you’re a factory worker, these are the best times in years. Indeed, since Trump entered office, 19,000 new factory jobs have been added every month. In the previous four years, the average was 8,000 a month. […]

In October, the unemployment rate for Hispanic-Americans stood at just 4.4%. Go ahead and look back at the records. It’s never been that low before.

Read full article:
https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/deplorables-boom-jobs/

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