Not you would know it from SNL skits. This is good and surprising news.
America’s labor market might not be as great yet as President Donald Trump wants, but by almost any measure, it’s getting better.
Employers added an above-forecast 235,000 positions in February, while measures of joblessness and underemployment improved, the Labor Department’s monthly report showed on Friday. Wage growth picked up and the share of prime-age Americans in the labor force rose to the highest since 2011, suggesting the economy’s strength is drawing people off the sidelines.
There may be something to MAGA after all.