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Jul 15, 2011 | The Hill’s Congress Blog

Vowing to act for veterans

60,000 veterans were added to the unemployment rolls in June. That brought the total number of America’s out-of-work veterans to over 1 million – a staggering figure.

Jul 14, 2011 | VFW


The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. will testify before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs tomorrow morning to discuss long-overdue legislation to help veterans find jobs.

Jul 12, 2011 | IAVA

House introduces Veterans Opportunity to Work (VOW) Act

Loyalty. Discipline. Respect. Leadership. Those are values that any employer would like to see in new employees - and those are the values that make veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan our country's next Greatest Generation.

Jul 12, 2011 | Student Veterans of America

Our VOW: The Veteran Opportunity to Work Act 2011

The Veteran Opportunity to Work Act of 2011 (H.R. 2433) was introduced July 7, 2011 by Rep. Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, to help curb rising veteran unemployment.

Jul 10, 2011 | IAVA

The Pressing Need to Hire our Heroes

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a 13.3 percent OEF/OIF-era veteran unemployment rate for the month of June, up over a full percentage point from 12.1 percent in May.