Trump calls improved jobs numbers ‘great day in terms of equality’

The president touted the surprising drop in the unemployment rate at a Rose Garden presser.
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Transcript for Trump calls improved jobs numbers ‘great day in terms of equality’
This is a great tribute what we're announcing today is a tremendous. Tribute to equality. Would bring in our jobs back you know when we had our tremendous numbers and when we had just prior to the China plague that floated and we had dead numbers the best in history for African American for Hispanic American. And for Asian American and for everybody. Best for women. Best for people without a diploma young people without a diploma I'm and so many different categories and numbers were the best and almost every category. We had the most people working in the history of our country almost a 160 million people we were never even close to that. So we had things that where we were doing so well and then it came in but we're going to be back here I think we'll go to actually be back. Higher next year than ever before and the only thing that can stoppers is bad policy we mobilize. Nobody has ever seen anything like it. And then we did Tesoro Vernon. Twenty million are very close but I think were over twenty million tests more than anybody in the world Germany is that about it for. And South Korea is at three and a half. Which over twenty and by the way when you do more testing you have more cases we have more cases of anybody because we do more testing than anybody is pretty simple. But this is outstanding what's happened today now they thought the number would be. A loss of nine million jobs and it was a gain of almost three million jabs nobody got us using I think it was. Incredible and a couple of ways number one the numbers are. Great and this leads us on to a long period of growth we'll have the greatest we'll go back to having the greatest economy anywhere in the world. Nothing close and I think we're gonna have a very good. Upcoming few months I think you're going to have a very good August. Very good July. But he spectacular. May be spectacular September but he spectacular October November December and next year's going to be one of the best years we've ever had economically. Equal justice under the law. Must mean that every American receives equal treatment. In every encounter. Would law enforcement regardless of race color or gender or create they have to receive fair treatment. From. Law enforcement they have to receive it we also what happened last week. We can't let that happen. Hopefully George is looking out right now and say this a great thing that's happening for our country is a great day for him it's a great day for. Everybody. Is a great day for everybody does a great great day. In terms of equality. Exercise good disagree. You can see. They now. What typically. And now again. Sir how absurd how how what a better economy. And yet just a follow up how what a better economy had protected George Bush and sure Alaska after we take questions after. Black unemployment went up by one of my point 1% eight Americans on a plane went up five point 5%. How that a victory. How could have been. Do something about it. They getting the best is yet to count.

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