Friday, May 22, 2009
Army Recruiting easily meeting their quotas
Fox 5 in Atlanta, Georgia reports (5 minutes) on the fact that military recruiters are having an easier time surpassing their recruitment quotas as the job market continues to dry up.
The story highlights 8 high-school seniors who have chosen to enlist in the army rather than go immediately to college. Amanda Davis, interviews several proud parents as their young children join Uncle Sam's armed services. The recruits highlight the fact that it's a stable paycheck, and the Army can help pay their way through college after a few years.