Latest "Bureau of Labor Statistics" stories
"Data don't lie," says co-author who says military spouse unemployment should be tracked like veterans unemployment is today.
Joblessness fell from November to December, wrapping up a year of generally good employment news for veterans.
About 316,000 former military members were jobless and searching for employers last month.
The unemployment rate for post-9/11 veterans dropped to a record low of 1.7 percent in April, down significantly from March’s figure of 3.1 percent.
By Joshua Axelrod