President Trump tweeted an image of a Fox Business graphic illustrating the Labor Department's October employment report.
The government's latest snapshot of national employment, released Friday, showed that the labor market remains remarkably resilient. Employment snapped back last month with a net addition of a hefty 261,000 jobs, after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma depressed payrolls in September. Workers at restaurants and bars returned to their jobs, and hiring in manufacturing picked up, even as it languished at retailers.
The country's jobless rate fell a notch to a 17-year low of 4.1%.