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Kansas’ Low Unemployment Rate Has Nothing to do With Tax Cuts

The decline now being seen in Kansas’ unemployment rate has everything to do with the nation’s continuing recovery from the recession and nothing to do with tax cuts in Kansas – and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.

Unemployment is dropping across the country, both in states that cut taxes and in states that raised them. A low unemployment rate is good, but it’s not the only economic measure that matters and Kansas’ low rate certainly isn’t driven by tax cuts that went into effect starting in 2013.

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