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Some economists are arguing that now isn’t the time to cut taxes, pointing out that in a sluggish 2.5 percent wage growth environment, increasing the pay on offer for a job could be a powerful incentive. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Six million job openings in this country aren’t being filled, and it’s not likely that the tax bill will solve that problem.

HRDive reports that with the U.S. unemployment rate at a record 17-year low of 4.1 percent, according to November numbers cited by The Washington Post, for five months there have been 6 million job openings. Empty. Going begging.

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