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Jun 1, 2011 | Army Times

Lawmaker: Find 400K jobs for vets in two years

The chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee announced an ambitious goal Wednesday of finding jobs for 400,000 veterans within two years, a move that would reduce the unemployment rate for veterans of all generations from 7.7 percent today to about 4.5 percent.

May 28, 2011 | PalmHarborPatch

Palm Harbor Service Honors Fallen Soldiers

Oldsmar's new Veteran's Memorial Park served as the backdrop for  a Memorial Day Service honoring fallen soldiers Saturday morning.

May 27, 2011 | New Jersey Jewish Standard

Mission Accomplished

Jewish chaplains’ memorial gets congressional go-ahead -- Two years ago, Caldwell resident Sol Moglen learned that while there were monuments to Protestant and Catholic chaplains at Arlington National Cemetery, there were none for this country’s Jewish chaplains.

May 27, 2011 | The Hill

Honor and remember our veterans

This Memorial Day weekend, Americans honor and remember those who have given their lives in service to protect our exceptional nation.

May 24, 2011 | Stars and Stripes

House passes GI Bill fixes, but will the Senate act?

WASHINGTON — House lawmakers on Monday passed fixes to the GI Bill designed to help about 30,000 student veterans who could see their tuition bills soar this fall. But whether Senate lawmakers will follow their lead in coming weeks remains to be seen.