There were 81,410,000 families in the United States in 2015. Of those, there were 16,060,000 families in which no member was employed, or 19.7 percent of the total.
The number has remained relatively steady since the Bureau of Labor Statistics started tracking this data since 1995.
Landline phone service no longer guaranteed in Maine
Robert Reich favors a lifetime ban on Congressmembers moving on to lobbying.