While coming in with the two long wars still ongoing and a near total collapse of the economy the Veterans of weren't overlooked, except by the people served and through their direct representatives, and not only as to employment, and issue that comes with all Veterans especially after our wars and the private sector shies away from hiring or rehiring those that served them!!
WASHINGTON, March 23, 2015 – In the more than five years since President Barack Obama established the Veterans Employment Initiative, a steadily increasing annual percentage of veterans have entered federal civilian service.
In fiscal year 2014, according to an Office of Personnel Management news release issued today, the percentage of veteran new hires hit a new high of 33.2 percent, surpassing the previous mark set in FY 2013, when 31 percent of all new Federal civilian hires were veterans.
Fiscal 2014 also marked the first time since the president established the Veterans Employment Initiative that new veteran hires increased in a year when overall new employee hires also increased.
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