add to the payroll

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The medical and welfare industry continued to add to the payroll due apparently to growing demand for services as a result of the aging population while the construction sector has shown brisk performance amid accelerated reconstruction work following the March 2011 disaster.
But using stimulus money to add to the payroll of the Fire Department is merely a feel-good move that puts a Band-Aid on the present and a blindfold on the future.
They now expect to be able to accommodate more customers and create jobs to add to the payroll of 26.