The unemployment rate for veterans who served after 9-11 is 9.7% now and the "Hiring Red, White and You" hiring fairs are aimed at reducing that rate in Texas. The campaign is hosted by the Governor' s Office, Texas Workforce Commission, North Texas Workforce Solutions Board, and Texas Veterans Commission.
The vets hiring fair will be Thursday at Sharp Iron at 1206 Hatton Road, from 11 A.M. to 2 P.M. More than 20 companies and employers will be on hand to take applications and provide information.
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