Fortunately todays report marks the final chapter of this slow-growth era. While I welcome some of the bright spots in this report it doesnt change the fact that 2016s job creation was the worst weve seen in years.
President-elect Trump has reignited the American peoples confidence in our economy because they understand that growing our economy is his first priority. At the Ways & Means Committee we will be ready to work with the Trump Administration immediately on pro-growth policies that create more jobs grow more paychecks and improve lives across our country."The U.S. Department of Labor reported earlier today that the economy added 156000 jobs in December and the unemployment rate was 4.7.