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US adds 280,000 jobs in May

Posted on June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015 Boston Globe

WASHINGTON — US employers added a robust 280,000 jobs in May, showing that the economy is back on track after starting 2015 in a slump.

Last month’s strong job growth suggests that employers remained confident enough to keep hiring even after the economy shrank during the first three months of the year. The government also revised up its estimate of job growth in March and April by a combined net 32,000.

Construction and health care companies the drove the May job growth.

To read the full article by Josh Boak Associated Press: http://bit.ly/1ARJhVg