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Trump’s Economic Team Braces for Worsening Job Market in May

  • Reopening economy in ‘safe’ way needed to reverse the trend
  • Informal talks held with Congress even as Trump is in no rush
As Coronavirus Pandemic Cripples U.S. Economy, Unemployment Rate Soars To 14.7 Percent

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President Donald Trump’s top economic advisers on Sunday argued that a “safe” reopening of the U.S. is the needed urgently as they stare down the worst job numbers since the Great Depression.