Uber seeks to put veterans behind the wheel – CBS News

“Veterans face many challenges readjusting to civilian life.

One of the toughest is getting a good-paying job.

The ride-sharing service Uber is putting up a nationwide Help Wanted sign.

Although national unemployment numbers for vets have improved lately, the rate for returning service members under the age of 25 is still higher than 20 percent — three times the national average.

Uber hopes to change that with its new initiative, and it’s enlisting top military brass to get the word out, reports CBS News correspondent Anna Werner.”

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