November 15th, 2012
08:42 PM ET

Americans wasting vacation days: U.S. workers get 12, but only take 10

A new study shows American are wasting two vacations days every year. How do we stack up to the rest of the world? Erin Burnett has the story.

Tonight's Number: 14.

That's the number of days OutFront Editorial Producer Bob Hand is set to lose this year.

Nobody works harder and takes fewer vacation days than Hand.
But, Hand, what are you doing? You're heading toward a vacation day fiscal cliff.

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soundoff (2 Responses)
  1. Alex

    Russians have a legalized 30 days off each year.

    January 4, 2013 at 1:08 pm | Reply
  2. Joey at Purdue Univ

    "I do Chappelle's Show twenty hours a day, sleep for like half an hour, raise my kids for about ten, twenty minutes, then I go back to work." Dave Chappelle

    November 15, 2012 at 9:04 pm | Reply

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