January 11, 2019

Vet unemployment hit an all-time low in 2018. Mission accomplished?

Eight years ago, in the wake of the Great Recession, unemployment rates for the latest generation of veterans had spiked to crisis levels. Leaders across federal […]
January 11, 2019

Women and minority veterans are thriving in the civilian workforce

A military background boosted the civilian job prospects for women and racial minorities that have historically had a harder time finding work, the latest Bureau of […]
January 11, 2019

U.S. Military Begins Withdrawing Troops From Syria

Several weeks after the president’s announcement, military personnel have begun to leave the country.
January 10, 2019

WWII bombardier in “Flying Tigers” dies

This undated photo provided by the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum in Monroe, La., shows an exhibit of artifacts from Maj. Richard Sherman, who flew 52 […]
January 10, 2019

Takano takes helm of VA committee, inspired by ‘positive force’ of incoming House members

They convened for the Student Veterans of America National Convention, … When Takano noted the importance of appreciating LGBTQ veterans, …
January 4, 2019

“All veterans have PTSD” and other myths – debunked

Student veterans participate in a Warrior-Scholar Project academic bootcamp training at the University of Pennsylvania. (Scott Spitzer/University of Pennsylvania Office of University Communications)
January 4, 2019

Vet unemployment is up in December. But there’s still good news.

Last month, 3.6 percent of post-9/11 veterans and 3.2 percent of all veterans were unemployed.
January 4, 2019

Veterans Groups Compete With Each Other, and Struggle With the V.A.

Dawn Marie LeBlond, left, and Jay Bishop at a meetup hosted by Team Red, White and Blue, an upstart veterans group, this month in Alexandria, Va.
January 3, 2019

USAA, a traditional safeguard for military families, is under fire for denying loans

The families say the lender is denying loans to customers with good credit.