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Friday, May 7, 2021: Biden talks economic "progress" after weak jobs report

President Biden says the April jobs report underscores the need for the covid economic packages he’s trying to get passed in Congress. 

Plus, what it means for Pfizer to ask the FDA for full approval of its vaccine. 

And a look at what’s happening in one critical battleground state after the contentious 2020 election.

On today’s show: CNN’s Phil Mattingly, Omar Jimenez, and Jeff Zeleny. Also on the program: The New York Times’ Jeanna Smialek, Dr. Paul Offit, CNN legal analyst Areva Martin, and Brown University economics professor Emily Oster. 

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