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Unemployment rises for all veterans in December

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2013/01/military-veterans-unemployment-december-010413w/ Unemployment rises for all veterans in December By Rick Maze - Staff writer Posted : Friday Jan 4, 2013 9:42:39 EST The unemployment rate rose slightly for veterans in December while remaining steady for the nation as a whole. The Labor Department reported Friday that the economy grew about 155,000 jobs in December while the national jobless rate remained 7.8 percent. However, unemployment rose for veterans of all generations. Last month: Veterans unemployment climbs in November For veterans of all generations, the December jobless rate was 7 percent, an increase from 6.6 percent in November. For post-9/11 veterans, the December rate was 10.8 percent, up from 10 percent in November. A big discrepancy continues between Iraq- and Afghanistan-era men and women. For men in the post-9/11 ...

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