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A Great January Jobs Report

The U.S. economy added 277,000 jobs last month, while the unemployment rate ticked up to 4.8 percent.
Source: Mike Blake / Reuters

On Friday, the Labor Department reported that 277,000 jobs were added to the U.S. economy in January. This is the first jobs report covering time under President Trump’s administration, which started January 20. Here are the three most important takeaways.

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