USB CEO on Hiring Veterans

Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 7:11 PM ET
USB CEO on Hiring Veterans & Protecting Profits
Richard Davis, US Bancorp chairman & CEO, discusses his company's commitment to getting veterans back into the workforce, and why his bank has been able to outperform the competition, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

NBC Universal is joining forces with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to expand its Hiring our Heroes initiative.

There are more than 1 million unemployed veterans in America, with hundreds of thousands of service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan in the next five years.

All this week, CNBC has been highlighting how various companies are working to get veterans back into the workforce. On Wednesday, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer spoke with U.S. Bancorp CEO Richard Davis, whose company is committed to hiring veterans.

The two also discussed how the Minneapolis-based bank has been able to outperform the competition.

Watch the video to see the full interview.

When this story was published, Cramer’s charitable trust owned USB.

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