Employment for Veterans: Trends and Programs

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This report discusses veterans' employment trends and programs. The first section presents data on veterans' employment outcomes, identifying recent trends, and discussing issues to consider when interpreting veterans' employment data. The following sections present brief discussions of existing programs that provide employment-related services to veterans. These services are divided into (1) general programs that are broadly available to veterans, (2) programs that target veterans with service-connected disabilities, and (3) competitive grant programs that provide additional employment-related services to veterans but may be limited in scope or availability.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 20, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Collins, Benjamin

Analyst in Labor Policy

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Dilger, Robert Jay

Senior Specialist in American National Government

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Dortch, Cassandria

Analyst in Education Policy

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Kapp, Lawrence

Specialist in Military Manpower Policy

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Lowry, Sean

Analyst in Public Finance

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Perl, Libby

Specialist in Housing Policy

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 20, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report discusses veterans' employment trends and programs. The first section presents data on veterans' employment outcomes, identifying recent trends, and discussing issues to consider when interpreting veterans' employment data. The following sections present brief discussions of existing programs that provide employment-related services to veterans. These services are divided into (1) general programs that are broadly available to veterans, (2) programs that target veterans with service-connected disabilities, and (3) competitive grant programs that provide additional employment-related services to veterans but may be limited in scope or availability.

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21 pages.

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