October Unemployment Rate for Vets Shows Seventeen Year Low According to Dept of Labor

  Unemployment Rate for Vets Overall Shows New Low According to Dept of Labor The Department of Labor just issued its November 2017 report on Veteran Employment. It shows a downward trend in the number of Vets still unemployed over this time last year. That is good news not only for the Trump administration but for all veterans as well. According to the report, Veteran unemployment in November is at a 17-year low since 2000. It is now 2.7% overall. VETS Monthly Employment Overview The Veterans’ Employment & Training Service’s (VETS) monthly Veteran Employment Update is a review of data … Continue reading

US Embassy Move To Jerusalem Under Discussion Again While Middle East Heating Up

This time there is a LOT more to consider than just pissing off Palestine.     Rep. DeSantis Opener – Moving the American Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Oversight and Reform Committee    November 8, 2017       PURPOSE: To discuss the benefits and challenges of relocating the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel-Aviv to the capital of Jerusalem. BACKGROUND: In each country worldwide, the United States embassy is located in their capital; however, the U.S. Embassy in Israel is located in Tel Aviv rather than Israel’s capital of Jerusalem. Congress has consistently voted to support recognizing Jerusalem as … Continue reading