Kudlow’s Money Politics

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

Under the Good Jobs-Report Hood


Good news for the American worker: Employment in June surged 288,000, with a 262,000 gain in the private sector, easily beating the consensus forecast of 215,000 new payrolls. This marks the fifth consecutive monthly increase of 200,000 or more jobs, the best five-month stretch since early 2006. As for the unemployment rate, it dropped from 6.3 to 6.1 percent.

But there were some important glitches in this good-news report.

Read my full column here.

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