The Incredible Shrinking Labor Force

05/05/2012 09:26 am ET | Updated Jul 05, 2012
  • The Washington Post

If the same percentage of adults were in the workforce today as when Barack Obama took office, the unemployment rate would be 11.1 percent. If the percentage was where it was when George W. Bush took office, the unemployment rate would be 13.1 percent.

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