By DALE McFEATTERS
This Labor Day is an apt occasion to reflect that Americans may be many things, but lazy isn’t one of them.
More than 151 million of us 16 and older are in the work force, 112 million of us in occupations that provide a service, according to the Census Bureau. Our median household income is $44,389 and the median weekly wage, $568.
A six-pack — think beer, not abs — hangs around the waist of a Senate leader’s college-age son in one photo. In another, the too-young daughter of a House candidate drinks alcohol. A Senate hopeful’s daughter shares an embrace and kiss with a woman in a third photo.