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Biden’s economy: Good metrics, bad vibes, few levers

Friday’s good jobs numbers may be a boost. But boosts haven’t yet materialized into political benefits.

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Biden hoped for a big economic story to tell. Now, he's going small.

The president is getting more micro in his economic sales pitch as the landscape loses its luster.

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US job market slows in April

Friday’s government report showed that last month’s hiring gain was down sharply from the blockbuster increase of 315,000 in March.