Massive Layoffs Announced Today As A Result Of Philadelphia Beverage Tax

Statement from Teamsters Local 830’s Daniel H. Grace PHILADELPHIA, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The following is a statement from Teamsters Local Union 830 Secretary-Treasurer Daniel H. Grace on the layoffs announced today by Pepsi: “Our worst fears have been … Continue reading

Northeastern University Partners With Fort Bragg To Support Soldiers Transitioning To Civilian Careers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and FORT BRAGG, N.C., Nov. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Northeastern University’s Charlotte Campus today announced a partnership with Fort Bragg, the largest DoD installation in the U.S., to offer a fast-track master’s degree to Soldiers transitioning out of the … Continue reading

AT&T’s Original Documentary ‘GI Jobs’ Premieres Nov. 7

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — DIRECTV and U-verse customers can watch AT&T‘s* original documentary “GI Jobs” on Nov. 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on AUDIENCE® Network. “GI Jobs” documents the struggles and obstacles that veterans face to … Continue reading

Hindus urge Washington Governor for Task Force on Hate Crimes

Commending Washington Governor Jay Inslee for reported drawing attention to the recent vandalizing of Bothell and Kent Hindu temples and stressing the need of standing against acts of intolerance and hate, Hindus are urging him to create a Washington Governor’s … Continue reading

Michigan Veterans Vehemently Respond To Oakland Township’s Stance Against Paralyzed Veterans Housing Project

Move to Block American Veterans from Living in Oakland Township “Outrageous and Cowardly” DETROIT, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Michigan veterans issued a vehement and stinging response to Oakland Township’s motion to deny paralyzed veterans fair housing.”As a Veteran, I find … Continue reading

CareerCast.com Reports on 10 Best Jobs for Veterans

Emergency Medical Technician, Registered Nurse, Software Engineer and Construction Program Manager Among Best Post-Military Careers CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — While they may have driven heavy equipment, supervised construction, worked as medics or done computer programming, many veterans are … Continue reading

TransMedia Group to Publicize First Rankings of Companies for Veteran Hiring Practices

BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Which companies do the best job hiring veterans?  TransMedia Group (www.transmediagroup.com) was retained by the National Disabled Veterans Business Council to publicize how companies rank in terms of their veteran hiring practices. The … Continue reading

Legion wants feds to leave veterans preference alone

Suggestions that the policy is unfair to non-veterans in the federal work force are unjustified Editor’s Note: Veterans’ Preference is also covered by Affirmative Action.  Also, many women are also veterans. WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The federal government’s veterans … Continue reading

LIBERTY INSTITUTE RESPONDS TO ATTACK ON INDIANA VETERANS MEMORIAL

Attorneys Defend Constitutionality of Indiana Veterans Memorial LIBERTY, IN, Sept. 17, 2014– TheLiberty Institute on behalf of its client, well-known wood sculptor Dayle K. Lewis, responded to a demand letter sent to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources by an … Continue reading

American Legion Effort to Reduce Unemployment Among Returning Service Personnel Gaining Momentum

Program Helps Turn Military Training and Expertise Into Private Sector Professional Certifications and Licenses WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As the men and women of the U.S. military redeploy home after a decade-plus of war – and the Department of … Continue reading