Never mind that federal employment is at record lows. Never mind that the last two times a president froze government hiring, it actually ended up costing more money. When I heard of the plan to freeze federal hiring, however, all I could think about was how bad this decision will be for veterans.
"Who Will Suffer From a Government Hiring Freeze? Veterans." is from the January 25, 2017 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Mikki Kendall and narrated by Sam Scholl.