Friday’s Jobs Report Could Help Shape Election Outlook : The Two-Way : NPR

When the Labor Department announces the September job-creation numbers on Friday, presidential candidates will pounce, hoping to find data to support their talking points on the economy.For the last three months, the numbers have been favoring the incumbent Democratic Party. Candidate Hillary Clinton could point to a steady, low unemployment rate of 4.9 percent and average growth of 232,000 jobs per month, a robust pace.But the September numbers might show the economy is slowing – giving Republican Donald Trump an opportunity to strengthen his closing argument.

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