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By Tillie McInnis and Nick Buffie
When the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its newest jobs report a little over three weeks ago, economic forecasters and…
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Nick Buffie, CEPR
Earlier this morning, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the August jobs report. The new numbers were mostly positive, with employers reporting net job growth of 151,000 for the month.