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And if we don't keep up the pace open cases could war back in the winter. So what's the White House strategy for convincing the skeptics? And if we can't convince them what's next? Plenty else for us to get to this week, and we'd love you to weigh in. Email us at 18. W A. M u dot org's comment on our Facebook page or tweet us at one egg. Live from NPR news in Washington. I'm winter Johnston stocks opened mixed on Wall Street this morning after the Labor Department issued a disappointing jobs report. NPR's Scott Horsley reports. The Dow Jones industrial average rose about 85 points in early trading. US. Employers added just 266,000 jobs in April, far fewer than forecasters were expecting job gains for March. We're also revised down That's a nasty surprise, given the strong jump in demand during the month from newly vaccinated customers who were dining out and planning, vacations, restaurants, bars and hotels all added workers during April, But manufacturing employment slumped partly as a result of automakers. Trouble sourcing the computer chips they need. Grocery stores and delivery companies also cut workers in April. Some employers say hiring would have been stronger but complain They're having trouble attracting workers. They're still 8.2 million fewer people on payrolls than there were before the pandemic. Scott Horsley. NPR NEWS Washington President Biden is expected to deliver remarks today on the latest jobs report. His speech from the White House follows a trip to Louisiana on Thursday, where he once again promoted his sweeping infrastructure and American jobs plan. Aydin will let her head to Camp David for the weekend. Police in Texas are investigating a potential human smuggling operation after they pulled over a truck in San Antonio last night. Authorities say most of the people inside fled into a nearby field. San Antonio police Lieutenant Jesse Salameh says dozens of people may still be on the run. We don't have a.