Biden says jobs report 'grim,' relief package needed now and in January

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said in a statement on Friday the November U.S.

jobs report underlined the need for urgent action on coronavirus relief but that any package passed by Congress now would not suffice and that more would be needed in January. "This is a grim jobs report. It shows an economy that is stalling," he said, adding he was "encouraged" by bipartisan Senate efforts on a $900 billion relief package. "Congress and President Trump must get a deal done for the American people......

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