Experts expect the epidemic to have a strong effect on the numbers in coming months.
The winner gets a new tricked-out rig, perfect for a supertrucker.
Americans overwhelmingly support and respect veterans, but employers and managers can often typecast them.
Howard Schultz, now considering a run for president, is a longtime donor to military and veterans’ causes.
Awarding government contracts to small businesses -- many of them veteran owned -- helps to maintain a healthy economy.
"A lot of the large companies that have needed this talent all along, now realize the asset of hiring from the military."
Alaska is currently home to the highest number of veterans per capita in the nation.