January Job Growth Surges by 304,000, Smashing Estimates Despite Government Shutdown

(From CNBC)

Job growth in January shattered expectations, with nonfarm payrolls surging by 304,000 despite a partial government shutdown that was the longest in history, the Labor Department reported Friday. . . .

In all, it was a powerful performance at a time when economists increasingly have said they expect growth to slow in 2019.

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