Weak U.S. jobs report spurs new arguments over big government spending

Weak U.S. jobs report spurs new arguments over big government spending
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President Joe Biden insists an unexpected slowdown in companies' hiring is clear new proof the U.S. needs the multitrillion-dollar federal boost he's pushing. But his sales effort is challenged by critics who say Friday's jobless figures show his earlier aid legislation — successfully rushed through Congress — is actually doing more harm than good.

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