Kudlow’s Money Politics

Larry Kudlow’s daily web log of matters political and financial.

Game-Changer Jobs Report?


Even with all the political slicing and dicing that accompany these big reports, the April employment survey was a lot stronger than virtually anyone expected. But Democrats should stop jumping in the air and clicking their heels. There are too many part-time workers, long-term unemployed, and labor-market dropouts to validate the significance of a 6.3 percent unemployment rate. The newspaper headlines tout falling unemployment, but ordinary folks on Main Street don’t really feel it.

Read my full column here.

Tags: Jobs


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