Gov. Heineman Announces Veteran Recruitment Plan

Gov. Dave Heineman

Gov. Dave Heineman announced Tuesday a new recruitment video, Nebraska Hires Veterans, produced bythe Nebraska Department of Labor, to draw job-seeking veterans toNebraska.

The video featuresveterans from various parts of the country, and a wide array of occupations,discussing why Nebraska truly is "The Good Life"when you're transitioning from military service.

"Following active dutydeployments, many servicemen and women are looking for employment and a placeto call home," said Gov. Dave Heineman. "The veterans in this video providejust a few examples of the job opportunities and quality of life veterans canfind here."

The video is being distributed to and by veterans, their friends andfamily, veteran support organizations and many others. Links to the video can be found on and

"This video is getting the word out to military servicemen and womeneverywhere that Nebraska hires veterans," said Catherine D. Lang, director ofthe Nebraska Department of Economic Development and commissioner of theNebraska Department of Labor. "We want to bring the talent to Nebraska thatemployers are seeking."

Courtesy- Gov. Heineman