U.S. employers added 39,000 jobs in November, the Labor Department said, a sign that the economy is accelerating, but at a pace lower than what analysts expected. Analysts had predicted employers would add between 75,000 and 200,000 jobs, according to a Bloomberg survey.
The unemployment rate rose to 9.8 percent, compared with 9.6 percent in October.
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The Post really knows how to turn a phrase, don’t they? “…the economy is accelerating…” If our economy is accelerating, what would they call a down turn?