The slow down is apparent: Monthly change in payroll employment, January 2020–September 2020

Date Change in Employment 
Jan-2020 214
Feb-2020 251
Mar-2020 -1373
Apr-2020 -20787
May-2020 2725
Jun-2020 4781
Jul-2020 1761
Aug-2020 1489
Sep-2020 661

Source: EPI analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics' Current Employment Statistics public data series

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