PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Job creation, unemployment both drop in February

Clip: 03/08/2019 | 5m 23s

In our news wrap Friday, the Labor Department reported a net gain of 20,000 jobs in February, the smallest in nearly 18 months. Still, the unemployment rate fell, while average hourly pay rose more than 3 percent compared to last year. Also, President Trump and former lawyer Michael Cohen traded accusations over Twitter, with each saying the other was lying about discussions of a pardon for Cohen.

Aired: 03/08/19

Expires: 04/07/19

Rating: NR

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