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Today's Jobs Report in Pictures

May 4, 2012 at 9:10 AM

Today's employment report shows that job growth in April was disappointing for the second straight month and that the economic cost in terms of fewer jobs, less income, and lower growth remains very high.

Below are some charts to show how the new figures look in historical context. Here is our statement with further analysis.

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