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'Sigh Of Relief': Economists React To March Jobs Report On Twitter

Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 196,000 jobs in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday, marking the country's 102nd straight month of employment gains. 

The unemployment rate remained at 3.8%.


Employment gains were strongest in the healthcare industry, which added 49,000 jobs in March. The construction industry added 16,000 jobs, and has increased by 246,000 jobs in the past 12 months.

Here's how economists and others reacted to the jobs report on Twitter.















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