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We’re live-charting the very solid US jobs report for May

Reuters//Philip Scott- Andrews
This is what not-miserable looks like.
By Matt Phillips
Published Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

It’s time for what is arguably the world’s most influential monthly economic update.

The US economy generated 280,000 new jobs in May, as the world’s largest economy continues to shake off a sluggish first quarter.

The unemployment rate rose slightly to 5.5%. We’ll be rounding up our best charts, as well as the best ones we see from around the web in the lead-up and aftermath of the 8:30 a.m. data release.

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