U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February

The economy added 379,000 jobs in February, while the unemployment rate dropped to 6.2% from 6.3%, the Labor Department said on Friday.

Why it matters: The first Biden-era jobs report shows hiring surged as coronavirus cases eased — though a full recovery remains far off. Economists expected the economy to add roughly 182,000 jobs last month, after adding a paltry 49,000 in January.

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Source: https://www.axios.com/february-jobs-report-biden-b289b0fb-e7ce-4066-8407-871bffeaaa1a.html
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