In September, the unemployment rate for Post-9/11 Veterans was 5%. The rate for all Veterans was 4.3%. The national unemployment rate was 5.1%.
VA announced that 25 additional communities have joined the Veterans Economic Communities Initiative for transitioning Servicemembers, Veterans, and their families.
Looking for a job? Hiring Our Heroes is a nationwide initiative, by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, to help Veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment.
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Last updated October 6, 2015