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Now That's a Jobs Report

11:10 AM, Oct 4, 2013 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
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James Pethokoukis, again, on the absence of a jobs report and imagining what it would have been like to be covering the release on one, 30 years ago, when:

… the BLS reported net new payrolls of 1,114,000. That right, over a million net new jobs in just one month. The Reagan Recovery was on.

On the other hand, if there were a jobs report today, the experts would have been:

... looking for nonfarm payroll growth this month of around 180,000.

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