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U.S. Army veteran Hugo Gonzalez may be blind, but it doesn't stop him from doing a job that he's come to love. Photo by Donny Daughenbaugh

Life as a wounded warrior is tough. Army vet Hugo Gonzalez is proof you can make the best of it, and he’s being rewarded for his efforts this holiday season.
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The Defense Department has broadened its reach to military spouses looking for jobs through its new Spouse Ambassador Network, an arm of the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program.
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Like so many Americans, my eyes have been glued to the television this week as Team USA has made a run for Gold-medal dominance in the 2012 London Olympics. But as a Veteran and an amputee, I’m also looking forward …
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Getting a job in this economy isn’t always easy, but if you’re a military spouse – between moving and family and deployments – finding employment can seem like a real challenge.  Thankfully, there are programs designed specifically to meet the …
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This month, as we celebrate our nation’s independence, I’d like to highlight an incredible program designed for the same heroes we celebrate each July 4th:   Hiring Our Heroes.  Hiring Our Heroes was launched in 2011 by the U.S. Chamber of …
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