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U.S. economy gains 379,000 jobs in February, in first full monthly employment report under Biden – NBC News

The U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February, roundly beating economists’ expectations, in the first full monthly employment report under President Joe Biden….

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The U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February, roundly beating economists estimates of 210,000, and indicating that one year into the pandemic, the labor market is finally showing signs of recovery.
In the first full monthly employment report under President Joe Biden, the unemployment rate fell to 6.2 percent,from 6.3 percent in January, according to data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
“The ship is pointed in the right direction, and the additional stimulus coming from Congress…

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