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Manufacturing jobs rising

Graham Immerman
November 08, 2018

The numbers are in and manufacturing jobs are still on the rise. CNS news reported, "Manufacturing jobs in the United States increased by 32,000 in October and have now increased by 434,000 during the presidency of Donald Trump." How does this compare to numbers in history? The hightest peak was in June of 1979 with 19,553,000 jobs. The total number in October of 2018 was 12,785,000. Durable goods manufacturing is currently leading in job growth. 

Manufacturing Jobs Up 32,000 in October, 434,000 Under TrumpSource: http://www.cnsnews.com

(CNSNews.com) - Manufacturing jobs in the United States increased by 32,000 in October and have now increased by 434,000 during the presidency of Donald Trump, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.In December 2016, the month before Trump was inaugurated, there were 12,351,000 manufacturing jobs in the United States.Read More

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