Photos: On the job hunt, some veterans land dream jobs, others still searching

Persistence Pays Off in Job Hunt for Army Reserve Officer

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President Obama and Michelle Obama are pushing companies to hire more U.S. military veterans. They said last week that, through a program called Joining Forces, employers have hired or trained 290,000 veterans since August 2011. Through short stories and photos, Yahoo News asked veterans whether they've found work since the start of the 2007 recession or, if not, how their job hunt is going.

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