The Right Coast

Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
School of Law

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Strong job growth drives home choice for voters this election | TheHill

The unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent, hovering near a generational low. More than four million new jobs have been created since President Trump was elected, while black and latino unemployment rates are at record lows. In fact, the latino unemployment rate of 4.5 percent is roughly 25 percent lower today than when President Trump took office. Moreover, wages are growing at their fastest pace in a decade.


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