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The most important charts we pulled from the fair US jobs report

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We’re snagging the most telling details from the depths of the just-released US jobs report. Here they are, in no particular order.

Another nice bump in temporary workers, up by 28,500

Local employment still falling, down 8,000 in March

Professional sector jobs have been strong, above a total of 19 million jobs

Weekly hours reversed, after being hammed by bad weather

US labor force participation showed signs of life in March

The collapse of Federal jobs continued

Bank jobs continue to shrink as the mortgage refinancing boomlet fades

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