Military Retention Rates

Mr. Carr and other officials spoke to reporters and answered questions about military recruitment and retention rates. He announced that… read more

Mr. Carr and other officials spoke to reporters and answered questions about military recruitment and retention rates. He announced that the military exceeded its recruiting benchmarks for the first time since the start of the all-volunteer force in 1973, and that recruits had exceeded qualification benchmarks. He attributed the strong showing to increased recruiting efforts, including bigger bonuses for enlistees. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

  • Bill Carr Acting Deputy Undersecretary Department of Defense->Military Personnel Policy
  • Alfred J. Stewart Commander U.S. Air Force->Recruiting Service
More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Military Retention Rates

198 Views
Program ID:
289443-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 13, 2009 | 1:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 14, 2009 | 5:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Oct 13, 2009 | 1:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 13, 2009 | 7:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 2009 | 8:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2009 | 9:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 14, 2009 | 2:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 14, 2009 | 5:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a Download

Military Retention Rates

  • MP4 video - Low
    Price:
    $3.99
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Price:
    $4.99
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99