Friday, October 25, 2013

US Veterans' Unemployment UP

From Marine Corps Times:

Vets' unemployment rate inches up in September

Oct. 22, 2013 
The upward trend in unemployment for post-9/11 veterans continued in September, with the jobless rate climbing to 10.1 percent — the second straight month of double-digit unemployment for the group.

The news for veterans of all generations also was lukewarm in September: the overall vets’ unemployment rate was 6.5 percent, up from a yearly low in August of 6.2 percent, according to the Labor Department employment report released Tuesday...


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