• BreakThrough Staff

US Army Lures Recruits with False Promises of Debt Relief and Cash Bonuses


The devil is always in the details. Mike Prysner, producer for The Empire Files & Iraq war veteran, looked into the Army’s recently announced signing bonuses for new recruits, and they are not as advertised. Some of the main jobs that the Army is struggling to fill are for laundry, mortician’s assistants and truck drivers (which have some of the highest rates of casualties.)