“What we’re seeing is an economic recovery that’s durable and strong,” he said Friday, crediting his own policies including a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill earlier this year.
“The measures we’ve taken so far have brought America out of an economic free-fall. We are adding jobs, not losing them,” he said.
The Labor Department reported earlier that U.S. hiring abruptly down-shifted in August with the smallest jobs gain in seven months. ...