Ritter Working On Jobs Plan For Veterans

By: AP
By: AP

Gov. Bill Ritter is assuring military veterans that they have a role in his jobs plan.

Ritter told the Veterans of Foreign Wars state convention on Thursday that his administration plans to give veterans free training for highway construction and heavy equipment skills to they can get jobs created by the federal spending plan.

Ritter says veterans deserve the best support the state can give as they make the switch from military to civilian life.

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