Trump’s job growth nightmare: His first year could be slower than Obama’s last

President Donald Trump is touting data on the economy, telling his supporters that things are getting better for American workers. Not all professional forecasters share that enthusiasm, though, and many of them believe that this is about as good as it is going to get. According to the average forecast among analysts surveyed by Bloomberg, U.S. employers combined will add 165,000 workers to their payrolls a month this year, on net. That would be the slowest pace for hiring since 2010. Under Pres...

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