House Veterans Affairs chairman lodges complaint in letter to VA Secretary Shinseki.
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Post 84 to host memorial and parade honoring local Marine who was among those who raised the flag on Iwo Jima.
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Many online resources are available to help veterans start or restart their own businesses.
Steer wrestler Trevor Knowles continues to raise awareness and funds for Legion’s support program for wounded veterans.
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The money you spend on school may qualify you for an income-tax deduction.
Department Commander Art Schwabe and Adjutant Mike McDaniel will parachute from a plane if membership reaches its 2013-2014 goals.
New head of Americanism Commission, Richard W. Anderson, says ‘100 percent Americanism’ is responsibility of Legionnaires, citizens everywhere.
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Veterans can still take the online survey, which runs through the month of February.
During his speech outside Lincoln’s tomb, Legion national commander calls on Congress to remember the 16th president’s vow to care for veterans.
Action still falls short of American Legion requests that future military retirees be protected from cuts.
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Commander says Legion won’t rest until all planned cuts to military retiree benefits are off the table.
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The online survey seeks to understand out why veterans leave their first post-military jobs.
Floor vote protects measure to restore cost-of-living-adjustment benefits from filibuster.
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Construction industry says it will hire at least 100,00 veterans over the next 5 years.
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While standard forms and electronic claims help VA reduce the claims backlog, veterans should not be denied the ability to file informal claims.
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D. Wayne Robinson, new head of Student Veterans of America, says Legionnaires, Legion can mentor his organization and its members.
Keystone XL project is a positive step for national security and economy alike, says national commander.
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The American Legion is briefed on the effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on traumatic brain injury.
Legion voices backing of massive Senate bill that would expand VA medical treatment and services, bolster veteran employment and educational opportunities.
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Legion helps develop online resource for prospective GI Bill students.
If enacted, proposed law would grant in-state tuition eligibility to GI Bill student veterans.
Veterans who suffer from either condition are urged to participate in the Legion’s month-long online survey.
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Vietnam veteran Gary Wetzel and his wife, Kathy’s, act of kindness would sprout a seemingly unlikely but deep friendship with a “boisterous” and “sassy” 4-year-old and her family.
Q. Can children of veterans be buried at national cemeteries?
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The inspirational story of the Dorchester's Four Chaplains still resonates today.
The four giants of Mount Rushmore tell our nation's grand story.
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Delayed diagnoses and treatments at VA hospitals and clinics are claiming the lives of patients.