by Kofi Annan, VCCS
The U.S. economy gained 215,000 jobs in March according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The unemployment rate rose slightly to 5 percent, up from 4.9 percent in the month before, but most experts agree that that increase is because more people began looking for work.
According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report released in late March, the unemployment rate for post 9/11 veterans declined by 1.4 percentage points over the year to 5.8 percent in 2015. The jobless rate for all veterans, at 4.6 percent, also