Obama hails another month of job growth

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May 6, 2011, 1:02 pm
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(NECN: Indianapolis) - President Obama says the latest positive jobs report shows the economy is resilient and "can take a hit and still keep on going" despite some strong headwinds, such as rising gasoline prices.
      
The monthly government jobs report released Friday showed a net increase of 244,000 jobs in April, beating expectations.

Obama noted it was the 14th consecutive month of private sector job growth.

The President spoke on Friday in Indianapolis.

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