June Job Numbers Surprise Experts

June Job Numbers Surprise Experts

(AmericanProsperity.com) – As millions of Americans wonder what the next year holds, many are simply hoping to get back to work. For a surprising number, however, that happened in June.

The June jobs report from the Council of Economic Advisors shows since the pandemic began economic shutdowns in March, nearly a third of jobs lost between March and April have returned.

Of the 7.5 million jobs created in the past two months, the majority are in the leisure and hospitality industry. However, it still needs 4.8 million more jobs to get everyone back to work.

These numbers dropped June’s unemployment rate by 2.2 points, leaving the total at 11.1%. These promising numbers bring hope to many Americans that they’ll be able to provide for their families, work hard, and remain prosperous.

Correlated with this economic optimism is the incredible leaps within the stock market.

Americans look forward to getting back to work safely and finding new ways to spend their time and money in our current crisis. As we let our free market and capitalism work as designed, we allow Americans to seize their own freedom and prosperity for the future.

~Here’s to Your Prosperity!

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