April Jobs Report Show Best Gain in Four Years!
CNNMoney.com reports another sign that the recovery in the U.S. economy is taking hold, employers added significantly more jobs to payrolls in April, according to a government report released Friday.
There was a gain of 290,000 jobs in the month, up from a revised 230,000 jobs added in March. It was the largest number of jobs added to the labor force since March 2006.
The results were much better than expected. Economists surveyed by Briefing.com had forecast a gain of 187,000 jobs.