PBS NewsHour

For millions, underemployment is a new normal

Clip: 06/04/2017 | 8m 31s

At 4.3 percent, the unemployment rate is at its lowest level since 2001. But left out of this figure are people who are working part time or fewer hours than they desire -- - the underemployed. NewsHour Weekend’s Christopher Booker reports on how the underemployed are struggling in the U.S. economy. This is part of an ongoing series of reports called "Chasing the Dream."

Aired: 06/04/17

Rating: NR

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