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Friday News Dump: Trump Releases Suspicious Jobs Report, And Other News

Did you know if you were laid off because of COVID, you now are counted as "employed"?

Would it surprise you to learn that some experts think Trump had them change the reporting to make the numbers sound good? And just like that, the Dow shoots up!



I hope this weekend is better than the last one! Keep the faith, stay strong, WASH YOUR HANDS!

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