Obama Took More Vacation On Average Than Private-sector Workers 20 Yrs On Job

Obama hopes for trouble-free Hawaii vacation

5, took more annual vacation days on average in his first term than the average private-sector worker gets after 20 years on the job. Obama took an average of 21.5 vacations days per year in his first four years as president. By comparison, private-industry workers in the United States who have at least 20 years on the job get an average of 19 days of paid vacation per year. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://nation.foxnews.com/2013/12/23/obama-took-more-vacation-average-private-sector-workers-20-yrs-job

Barefaced Helen Hunt arrives home after vacation with partner Matthew Carnahan and daughter Makena Lei

Obama, in white golf shirt, hat and sunglasses, was all smiles as he drove past reporters accompanying him to the coastal golf course. The president has no public events scheduled during his vacation, which is expected to last through Jan. 5. In previous years, frequent golf outings have accompanied trips to local restaurants and other island outings. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2013/1222/Obama-hopes-for-trouble-free-Hawaii-vacation

The star stays fit with a steady regime of surfing and last summer directed and starred in Ride, about a single mother who quits her job on the East Coast to follow her son to California. Weary travelers: Helen and her family made their way out of LAX after collecting their bags Helen shot the film in Malibu and Venice and performed her own surfing stunts. Ride wasn't the first surf movie the LA resident has made. In 2011 she headlined the drama Soul Surfer about Bethany Hamilton, the female surfer who lost part of her arm in a shark attack. Helen played Bethany's mother. She also stars in medical drama Decoding Annie Parker, alongside Samantha Morton and Aaron Paul. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2528217/Barefaced-Helen-Hunt-arrives-home-vacation-partner-Matthew-Carnahan-daughter-Makena-Lei.html

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