Sunday, May 5, 2013

Military Spouse Unemployment Rate at least 28%

From the article below:   The Obama administration is boasting about some really good employment numbers – not regular employment numbers, but employment of our military veterans and their spouses. While unemployment in America today is about 7.5% and unemployment for military veterans is about 9.2%, as of March 2013, the unemployment rate of military spouses is a whopping 28%. This only takes into account the women and men who are seeking jobs; the actual jobless rate of military spouses who’d like to have a job is much higher, by some estimates as high as 33-40%.

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