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Monday, May 27, 2013 at 12:08 PM
By Alexandria Fisher

Emanuel Announces Recruitment of Chicago Vets

Emanuel Announces Recruitment of Chicago Vets

To honor Memorial Day, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Monday that a Chicago-based company was selected to recruit 100,000 veterans to be hired by Walmart within the next five years. Read »

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