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Is Part-Time Work “Going Down,” as Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius Says?
No -- A Record 28 Million Americans Know It’s Never Been Higher
“Economists say there is absolutely no evidence that part time work is going up. In fact, it’s going down. The height was in the recession. It’s going down.” (Secretary Sebelius, The Daily Show, October 7, 2013)
The Facts: Part Time Workers Are Up, Not Down
Employed, Usually Work Part Time, Age 16 and Over (Seasonally Adjusted)