Economy Adds 192,000 Jobs in March

    WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 28:  Almaz Mekonnen (C) stands in line with some of the 1,500 people seeking employment during a job fair at the Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater March 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. Fifteen organizations and businesses from the Washington Metro area participated in the job fair which was sponsored by Arena Stage and DC Council Member Tommy Wells, who is running for mayor of the district. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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    On Friday morning, the Labor Department released jobs numbers for March, which showed the U.S. economy added 192,000 jobs. However, the unemployment rate remained at 6.7 percent. Economists had been expecting a gain of 200,000 jobs and the unemployment rate to drop to 6.6 percent. Experts were closely watching March as it was the first month after a winter full of bad weather that many blamed for a slowdown.

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