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We expect to see the president any moment now as I was mentioning the dignitaries in the never listed ahead -- At this ceremony -- the president will be making remarks on this veterans day -- will bring those remarks live.
That is the -- getting that close up look at I believe the camera zooming in on some in the arrivals as well we expect the president to arrive.
And John as you mentioned tradition -- that lay the wreath today.
At the tomb of the unknowns.
And although it Arlington obviously very holy place for our our nation we have to remember that.
22 million and played two million living American -- Wednesday.
I mentioned 41 million have served full approximately 22 million.
We believe this is there.
Aren't as mrs.
On the -- left of your screen.
To be doing her husband that -- ceremonies today.
Arlington national cemetery.
Earlier this morning at the White House -- practiced for veterans and this is just part of the day that's awful I -- of a lot of celebration.
-- this probably afraid in your hometown there's one not too far from us right here in New York City has been the best grades.
Obama has just announced.
Co sponsorship of -- plan to try to increase employment.
Among veterans in this country and there is the president.
There are approximately 860000.
Unemployed veterans in the country at this time.
About six point 1% of the unemployed in this country.
Obama and the administration -- announcing plans to try to reduce that number to try to reward those who have sacrificed so much.
Now the wreath laying and a moment silence fall.
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