Hundreds of thousands of young men and women, America’s sons and daughters, have fought valiantly since 9/11 in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, they are coming home. Tens of thousands of veterans will return from Iraq and Afghanistan by June. And due to the nature of these wars, many are coming home wounded. Meanwhile, the overall unemployment rate among veterans is 11.7 percent, with a troubling 22 percent of the unemployed between the ages of 19 and 24. These brave young men and ...
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