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Trump’s Jobs Bet Unravels on Worst Slump Since Depression

  • Biden says mismanagement contributed to ‘economic disaster’
  • President gives rosy forecast, says he’ll rebuild economy
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U.S. Jobless Rate Triples as April Payrolls Plunge by 20.5 Million
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President Donald Trump says he resuscitated Barack Obama’s gasping economy and proceeded to build it to its strongest in generations. Now as record job losses mount across the country, the decline will bear his name in history as well.

And those losses come just six months before the election.