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Federal hiring of veterans on the rise

More than 32,800 vets were hired by federal agencies in the first six months of FY2010.

Tags: OPM , hiring

Friday - 09/17/2010, 04:10pm EDT

Bill proposes housing aid for vets who take online courses

The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee wants to give returning vets who take classes online some parity with those who go to brick-and-mortar schools.

Tags: P&B , mngt , education , Bob Filner , House Veterans Affairs Committee

Friday - 02/13/2009, 05:17pm EST

Sen. Murray: hiring veteran heroes necessary, smart

Unemployment by returning members of the military is too high. Senator Patty Murray is moving to change that.

Tags: Federal Drive , Defense , sen. patty murray , Senate Armed Services Committee , veterans unemployment , Patty Murray , congress , DoD

Friday - 07/08/2011, 09:05am EDT
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Fort Detrick honors wounded veterans with barbecue

The Fort Detrick community celebrated the Army's 236th birthday on Saturday by honoring wounded service members at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington and the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda.

Tags: Fort Detrick , Wounded Warrior , wounded warriors , Wounded Warrior Appreciation BBQ , Nallin Farm Pond

Sunday - 06/12/2011, 12:09pm EDT

Helping veterans transition to the civilian workforce

Host Roger Waldron is joined by Paul Galanti, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Veterans Services, and John Cissel with the Coalition For Government Procurement. They will discuss the problems veterans encounter when they enter the civilian job market, and the services available to help veterans in their job search.
May 17, 2011

Tags: contracting , Virginia Department of Veterans Services , Paul Galanti , Hanoi Hilton , prisoner of war , civilian workforce , John Cissel , Coalition for Government Procurement , Roger Waldron , wounded veterans , Off the Shelf

Tuesday - 05/17/2011, 07:29pm EDT
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Navy's Wounded Warrior program boosts vet hiring

The Naval Sea Systems Command received the ERE Recruiting Excellence Award for Best Military Talent program for its Wounded Warrior hiring program.

Tags: Naval Sea Systems Command , Wounded Warrior , Kevin McCoy , hiring , VA , DoD , In Depth

Wednesday - 03/30/2011, 04:30pm EDT
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Record claims spur demand for automation at VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs, which processed a record one million claims in 2010, is still seeing claims come in faster than it can process them and expects even more new filings in 2011. Despite that, VA hopes to eliminate its backlog of claims by 2015.

Tags: VA , technology , management , disability claims , Eric Shinseki , Veterans Benefits Administration , American Legion , female veterans , claims processing , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 03/23/2011, 07:29am EDT
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Wounded Warriors provide one-on-one help

The Wounded Warrior MENTOR may be asked for advice on anything from family relationships and financial matters, to services and benefits. Wounded Warrior Mentor Program volunteer Hank Kenny explains.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , pay and benefits , wounded warrior program , mentoring , Hank Kenny , Walter Reed Army Medical Center , National Naval Medical Center

Tuesday - 02/08/2011, 09:40am EST
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Stop loss pay application deadline extended

The deadline for servicemembers and veterans seeking stop loss pay from September 11th, 2001 and September 30th, 2009 now have until March 4, 2011.

Tags: Federal Drive , Defense , DoD Report , Stop Loss Pay ,

Thursday - 12/23/2010, 10:40am EST

VA launches online hospital comparison

The VA launches online tools to allow vets to compare VA hospitals.

Tags: DoD Report , technology , VA , hospitals , Dorobek Insider , health care

Wednesday - 12/01/2010, 03:56pm EST
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