Black Unemployment Ticks Up

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with North Korean defectors where he talked with reporters about allowing the release of a secret memo on the F.B.I.'s role in the Russia inquiry, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with North Korean defectors where he talked with reporters about allowing the release of a secret memo on the F.B.I.’s role in the Russia inquiry, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The White House touted “today’s job gains top off an impressive week of economic news” as the overall unemployment rate stayed same at 4.1% but the Black numbers ticked up to 7.7%. More from White House Correspondent April Ryan.