#Trump continues to put people to work

U.S. employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February, and wages rose at a healthy clip — signs the economy is on solid footing.

The Labor Department announced that the unemployment rate fell to a low 4.7%, from 4.8%. More Americans launched job searches, lifting the proportion of Americans working or looking for work to the highest level in nearly a year.

The job gains were boosted by 58,000 new construction jobs, the most in nearly a decade.

Read the whole story in the LA Times

 

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