The most important chart in economic policy right now

It proves America's hiring binge still has a long, long way to go

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Below is the most important graph in economic policy right now. Courtesy of the Economic Policy Institute, it's the portion of newly hired people each month who weren't even looking for work the month before. And as you can see, it's higher than at any point since at least 1990.

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