The Labor Department reported payrolls increased 164,000 in July.
Unemployment remained at 3.7%.
And the total labor force came in at a record-high 163.4 million.
President Trump held a press conference about the EU tariffs.
He announced a new deal that will boost U.S. beef sales to Europe.
“We love our farmers and ranchers,” he said. “With this announcement, we take one more step in giving them the level playing field they’ve been looking forward to for many years.”
Overall, duty-free beef exports will increase to $420 million from $150 million, a 150 percent increase.
President Trump kicked off the press conference by joking that his administration was working “on a 25% tariff on all Mercedes-Benz and BMWs coming into our nation”.
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