Department of Puerto Rico Legionnaires, two of them New York City natives, travel to the Bronx for a three-day membership revitalization effort.

National commander glad New York Times published letter, disappointed it printed 'agenda-driven' piece.

National commander talks veterams employment and benefits with the president during meeting at the White House shortly after hour-long meeting with Departments of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki.

Focusing on service to veterans, servicemembers and communities, The American Legion currently has about 2.4 million members in 14,000 posts worldwide.