US economy adds 266,000 jobs in April, in major expectations miss

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “US economy adds 266,000 jobs in April, in major expectations miss” – below is their description.

    US jobless figures are rising again, to levels not seen since the height of the coronavirus pandemic last year.

    That is raising criticism of President Joe Biden’s recovery plan, with some employers saying it has worsened the job market.

    Al Jazeera’s White House correspondent Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington DC.

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