Changes in the hotel industry are affecting Hawaii housekeeper Mary Taboniar, a single mom.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said it might have been undercounting the number of workers classified as "unemployed on temporary layoff."
Missing two paychecks led many of them to take on debt to pay bills. Odds are they'll be paying it off for a while.
As the partial government shutdown is about to enter its 35th day, here are a few facts about the hundreds of thousands of affected federal workers: The median income of a furloughed federal worker is about $67,000 a year, according to Sentier Research About 75 percent of those workers are working paycheck-to-paycheck, according to John Challenger […]