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Many vets are landing jobs, but the transition can be tough

Nov. 11, 2022 14:40 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Phillip Slaughter left the Army after 18 years and found a job similar to one he had in uniform: behind the wheel of a truck. Instead of towing food and bullets through war zones, he hauled packages for FedEx. It wasn’t what he wanted to do. The work...

Salary transparency laws aim to combat pay disparities

Oct. 31, 2022 11:55 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Starting this week, job-seekers in New York City will have access to a key piece of information: how much money they can expect to earn for an advertised opening. New York will require employers as of Nov. 1 to disclose “a good faith salary range for every job,...

WorkForce West Virginia planning virtual job fair Nov. 2

Oct. 24, 2022 07:10 AM EDT

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has another virtual job fair coming up next month. The event is set for noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 2. WorkForce West Virginia invites employers and people seeking jobs to participate. “The October event paired the more than 200...

Shying from Trump, ex-Maine Gov. Paul LePage seeks job back

Oct. 01, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

YARMOUTH, Maine (AP) — When then-Maine Gov. Paul LePage endorsed Donald Trump in 2016, he credited himself as a prototype for the insurgent presidential candidate. “I was Donald Trump before Donald Trump became popular, so I think I should support him since we are one of the same...